Jalen Ramsey undergoes surgery to treat core muscle injury

Ramsey excelled during Weeks 12-to-17 during his rookie campaign last season, and hopes to anchor a Jaguars secondary for years to come.

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Jalen Ramsey undergoes surgery to treat core muscle injury


  • Jacksonville Jaguars CB Jalen Ramsey announced on Twitter that he underwent surgery for a core muscle injury that occurred during OTAs.
  • Towards the end of his rookie year, Ramsey really elevated his play as his passer rating against of 45.8 from Weeks 12-to-17 was second lowest among cornerbacks who played 70 or more coverage snaps.
  • During that span, Ramsey had a Week 16 game against the Titans where his PFF grade of 99.6 was the second highest recorded among all cornerbacks in the 2016 season.
  • As a rookie, Ramsey also had the task of tracking No.1 receivers, ranking fourth among corners in coverage snaps against opposing No. 1 wideouts, with 227.

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