JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) Jacksonville Jaguars receiver Cecil Shorts III left the team’s first training camp practice with a tight hamstring.
Coach Gus Bradley says trainers pulled Shorts for precautionary reasons late in Friday’s two-hour workout.
It’s the latest injury issue for Shorts, who missed most of organized team activities with a calf injury and hasn’t made it through a full season in three years. He missed six games with a hamstring injury in 2011, missed two games because of a concussion in 2012 and sat out the final three games in 2013 with a groin injury that slowed him all season.
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He says ”things are going to pop up. It’s football. Things happen. I’ll continue to take care of my body. If I’m able to practice (Saturday), I’m practicing.”
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