Marcus Lattimore puts injury in past
COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Marcus Lattimore believes his knee injury was a test he had to pass, both for himself and South Carolina.
The junior running back tore his ACL while blocking downfield at Mississippi State last October. His mother, Yolanda Smith, rushed to his side and Lattimore's left leg was encased in a temporary brace as he hobbled into the locker room.
It was a devastating loss for the Gamecocks -- coach Steve Spurrier announced it the next day with the words, "Our worst fears ...
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