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Rutgers dismisses Philip Nelson

Updated: May 14, 2014, 4:14 PM ET
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Rutgers has dismissed quarterback Philip Nelson from its football program, the school announced Tuesday.

Nelson has been charged with one count of first-degree assault and one count of third-degree assault for allegedly kicking 24-year-old Isaac Kolstad in the head during an altercation this weekend in downtown Mankato, Minnesota, leaving Kolstad gravely injured.

"The Rutgers football family's thoughts and prayers are with Isaac Kolstad and his family," Scarlet ...

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