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Chargers rookie guard Forrest Lamp suffers torn knee ligament

Chargers rookie guard Forrest Lamp suffers torn knee ligament

Chargers guard Forrest Lamp was the player carted off the field Wednesday, but it was linebacker Denzel Perryman who was wincing.

Perryman was doing his job, trying to shed a block on a running play off the right side of the hash marks. When the whistles blew, signaling the play was over, he looked back over his shoulder and saw Lamp, the team’s second-round pick, lying on the grass.

That’s when Perryman winced.

“I just hope it’s something minor,” Perryman said. “I hope he’s able to come back.”

Lamp might be able to come back — it just won’t be during this season.

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