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Packers rookie corner Kevin King needs surgery on injured shoulder

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Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy said Thursday.,Rookie cornerback Kevin King will have surgery to repair a shoulder injury that ended his season with a trip to injured reserve

No date has been set,adidas Duncan Keith jersey, but McCarthy said the decision to go ahead with surgery is why King was placed on IR. King, who tore his labrum as a college freshman at Washington, even forcing King to miss snaps in his last game two weeks ago at the Pittsburgh Steelers., first missed practice reps with a shoulder injury in training camp. It became more problematic as the season progressed

King was unable to play last Sunday against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

“He’s a tough young man, no doubt about it,” McCarthy said. “He’s been dealing with it for quite some time. Just playing with the harness and trying to gut it out, and the decision has been made for surgery.”, I think it speaks volumes. It just obviously got to a point there where it was time to do more scans and things like that Authentic Kyle Okposo jersey,

Cornerbacks coach Joe Whitt Jr. said King’s shoulder issue predates the season. In camp, Whitt said., the rookie was unable to jam with his left arm. King’s limitation using his left arm made it difficult to teach the position

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“He’s a tough kid because he played through it, he fought, he fought. First play of the Dallas game he hits," Whitt said. "He never complained. He fought, he comes out. He goes right back in there. He’s a tough kid. No one questioned his toughness.", boomAuthentic Jordan Staal jersey,

but ending his rookie season with five games remaining isn’t beneficial. King’s rookie season ends without an interception.,adidas Jack Eichel jersey,The Packers drafted King to eventually be their No. 1 corner. Time will tell whether he develops into one

Whitt said the rookie’s limitations this season prevented him from showing his full potential.adidas Sean Monahan jersey,

“but with him not being able to throw that arm — he has a chance to be a really,“I know what he can be,Authentic Johnny Gaudreau jersey, really good player. Once he’ll be able to throw and control people at the line of scrimmage, you’re going to see a player that you’ll be really excited about. But you haven’t seen it yet.,” Whitt said, the way that his length and his ability to be able to bend and move and do those types of things,, once he gets that taken care of

“You haven’t really seen the real Kevin King yet.”adidas Jeff Skinner jersey,

Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy said Thursday.,Rookie cornerback Kevin King will have surgery to repair a shoulder injury that ended his season with a trip to injured reserveadidas Jonathan Toews jersey>

No date has been set, but McCarthy said the decision to go ahead with surgery is why King was placed on IR. King, who tore his labrum as a college freshman at Washington, even forcing King to miss snaps in his last game two weeks ago at the Pittsburgh Steelers., first missed practice reps with a shoulder injury in training camp. It became more problematic as the season progressedadidas Justin Faulk jersey

King was unable to play last Sunday against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.Authentic Justin Faulk jersey,

“He’s a tough young man, no doubt about it,” McCarthy said. “He’s been dealing with it for quite some time. Just playing with the harness and trying to gut it out, and the decision has been made for surgery.”, I think it speaks volumes. It just obviously got to a point there where it was time to do more scans and things like that

Cornerbacks coach Joe Whitt Jr. said King’s shoulder issue predates the season. In camp, Whitt said., the rookie was unable to jam with his left arm. King’s limitation using his left arm made it difficult to teach the positionAuthentic Sean Monahan jersey,

Regardless, representing 58 percent of the snaps in those nine games. King was a starter at one of the two perimeter corner positions in the Packers' favored nickel defense., King kept playing until surgery became mandatory. He played nine games and 381 snapsadidas Jordan Staal jersey,

“He’s a tough kid because he played through it, he fought, he fought. First play of the Dallas game he hits," Whitt said. "He never complained. He fought,Authentic Jack Eichel jersey,'he comes out. He goes right back in there. He’s a tough kid. No one questioned his toughness.", boom

but ending his rookie season with five games remaining isn’t beneficial. King’s rookie season ends without an interception., adidas Johnny Gaudreau jerseyThe Packers drafted King to eventually be their No. 1 corner. Time will tell whether he develops into one

Whitt said the rookie’s limitations this season prevented him from showing his full potential.Authentic Jeff Skinner jersey,

“but with him not being able to throw that arm — he has a chance to be a really,“I know what he can be,' really good player. Once he’ll be able to throw and control people at the line of scrimmage,you’re going to see a player that you’ll be really excited about. But you haven’t seen it yet.,” Whitt said,Authentic Duncan Keith jersey,'the way that his length and his ability to be able to bend and move and do those types of things, once he gets that taken care of

“You haven’t really seen the real Kevin King yet.”Authentic Jonathan Toews jersey,

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