By Ross Jones, FOXSports.com
Anyone feverishly awaiting Manti Te’o’s NFL debut will have to wait at least another week. The polarizing
San Diego Chargers
linebacker was ruled out for Monday night’s opener against the
with a foot injury. Te’o sprained his right foot in the first preseason game and hasn’t participated since. At the time of the setback it was considered to be a minor obstacle, but this injury could dramatically affect defensive coordinator John Pagano’s game plan. Last year’s Heisman Trophy finalist will likely be replaced by
, a three-year pro who has appeared in 14 NFL games.
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