It has been reported that LSU sophomore tight end Jamal Pettigrew will miss the 2018 season after suffering an ACL knee injury. 247Sports first reported the news, according to The Advocate:
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Citing a source familiar with the injury, the website reported that Pettigrew, a 6-foot-7, 262-pound tight end, suffered a knee injury that is "believed" to involve the ACL.

Surgery is likely the next step, which would sideline Pettigrew for the entire 2018 season.
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Gumbo171 months
Damn. Sad to hear this. I hope he fully recovers no matter if he misses the whole season. He can always get a medical redshirt.
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TIGERhype71 months
How did this even happen? We havent even started fall camp yet!
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LSUgrad8371 months
Sucks. For this kid. He will be back. Jacory Washington, Foster Moreau, Thaddeus Moss will have us covered this year.
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khvaughan71 months
Forget LSU, what we may or not have done with him, or anyone else healthy, I hate seeing ACL injuries! This seems to be a career changer for any player, at any level. Get well soon, and Geaux Tigers!
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TNG8r71 months
Hate LSU, but damn I hate to see any kid from any team get hurt. Hope he returns fast. Was he gonna be the starting TE? Don't know much about him.
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caliegeaux71 months
i'm putting this one on my son....i'll beat him after i get home. he mentioned injuries yesterday. he'll learn.
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Old71 months
Injuries afflict everyone. Hang in there Jamal. The NFL awaits!
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Tigerfan23271 months
Here come the injuries....God please just let us have a year without them for once......
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LSUShock71 months
Was hoping we would take advantage of a TE in this new offense. He looked like he had potential to be a good one.
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NorthshoreTiger7671 months
Next man up!
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LSU Patrick71 months
Well, that sucks. He was probably our best receiving TE. It's a good thing we got Moss.
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NamariTiger71 months
Jacory Washington
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SwampBandit71 months
And so it begins. Time to start praying nobody else gets hurt bawws
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FLObserver71 months
Wow! that Sucks. probably the best TE we had and was probably gonna be a big target this year. I hope this is not a sign for the upcoming season.
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