From what I've heard, that's quite common. The MCL usually heals by itself, without surgical repair. The ACL, of course, is a different story.
Very encouraging (and surprising) to see Welker running and cutting already. Moss' attitude was quite encouraging as well.
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> This IS encouraging. I had heard he only required surgery on one (ACL, not MCL) ligament, and of course I hope he is carefully following all doctor's orders, but man this lifted my spirits today! His surgery was on February 2--this is only 4 months post-op!
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> On Jun 2, 2010, at 12:24 PM, Rich Carreiro wrote:
> > And running routes, even...
> > http://espn.go.com/blog/bostonnew-england-patriots/post/_/id/4679111/welker-on-the-field-for-patriots-at-otas
> > --
> > Rich Carreiro rlcarr@...