Kelby Brown suffers torn ACL

Updated: August 12, 2014, 12:07 PM ET
By Andrea Adelson | ESPN.com

Duke linebacker Kelby Brown is out for the season with a torn ACL, dealing a huge blow to the Blue Devils' defense.

Brown, an All-ACC selection last season and again this preseason, injured his left knee during the team's scrimmage Monday night. An MRI confirmed the tear, the school announced Tuesday.

"Here is a young man who is an All-ACC and All-America-type player on the field, and even a better person off the field," coach David Cutcliffe said in a statement. "He ...

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