Los Angeles Chargers rookie offensive guard Forrest Lamp suffered a torn ACL in practice today and will miss the entire 2017 season.
Per NFL.com, it's a devastating blow for the Bolts, who have no idea when first-round wideout will return from a back injury that has nagged him all offseason. Lamp's loss is arguably the bigger setback here in August.
"Thehave struggled for years to solidify their line in front of quarterback . Lamp was already looking the part in camp."
"Everybody makes a big deal about (Rivers') interception total last year," said NFL Network draft guru Daniel Jeremiah. "I think a lot of that, you can point toward their inability to run the ball -- a little bit of that's on the offensive line -- and protect him.
", to me, I thought was the best interior lineman in the draft," Jeremiah said. "If you're looking for a silver lining, I guess the second-best interior lineman in the draft, -- also drafted by the ."
Feeney, the team's third-round selection, has worked at center during camp, but could be asked to move to guard to help Los Angeles mask this loss.and also loom as possibiities, while could flip over to the right side.