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Breaking: LSU DL Maason Smith has Torn ACL and Will Miss the Rest of the Season

LSU sophomore defensive lineman Maason Smith has a torn ACL and will miss the rest of the season.

Smith hurt his left knee while celebrating a play on the first defensive series of LSU’s season-opening 24-23 loss Sunday night against Florida State.

TigerDetails, which first reported the news, said Smith will have surgery in three weeks.

LSU coach Brian Kelly said after the game Smith would undergo an MRI for a knee injury Monday morning. Kelly addresses injuries during his weekly press conferences.