Georgia wide receiver Malcolm Mitchell was expected to have a great season as the Bulldogs’ featured deep threat, but he suffered a knee injury celebrating on Todd Gurley’s 75-yard touchdown run.
Mark Richt confirmed today that Mitchell will need surgery to repair a torn ACL and is out for the season. Mitchell is eligible for a medical redshirt.
Georgia star receiver Malcolm Mitchell has indeed torn his ACL and will miss the season, Mark Richt has confirmed.
— Seth Emerson (@SethEmerson) September 1, 2013
Here’s a look at when Mitchell injured his knee celebrating. You can see he jumped for a bump with Gurley and Chris Conley and landed awkwardly on his knee.
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