September 23, 2009

McClain is on the Road to Recovery

Early last week news got out that the misfortune that had befallen Oklahoma's current players so early in the 2009 football season seemed to have worked it's way down into future Sooners as well. Unfortunately the brunt of that bad luck fell at the feet of Cibolo (Texas) Steele receiver Sheldon McClain.

During the second game of the season the 6-foot-2, 174-pound prospect was trying to make a play for his team when his team just went wrong.

"I don't know it happened so fast; basically I had caught the ball, I was running and everything and one guy wrapped up by the legs and a guy hit me up top, so I pretty much got high-lowed and there was a guy on my knee," McClain explains.

The three-star player knew something was wrong the second it happened but says initial reviews from doctors came back that things weren't as bad as he might have expected.

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