Kelby Brown to Miss Year With Knee Injury

Senior linebacker Kelby Brown, expected to be a leader on defense for the Blue Devils this season, will miss the season after tearing his left ACL at Monday night’s scrimmage. 

Two plays into the scrimmage, Brown went down in obvious pain. He pounded the ground in frustration and shouted, “No!”

The injury was to Brown’s left knee. He has already missed significant time in his Duke career after twice getting ACL surgery on his right knee. He was scheduled to get an MRI Monday night, and the school released a statement Tuesday morning: