The Argos will be without Chad Kackert (44) for the rest of the season.The injury Toronto Argonauts' running back Chad Kackert suffered in practice Friday is even worse than previously thought, as the team confirmed Tuesday that he has a broken ankle and underwent surgery for it. That means he'll be gone for not just the East Final, but also the Grey Cup (if the Argonauts advance to it). Kackert was a huge part of the Argonauts' success down the stretch of the regular season last year and in the playoffs, picking up the Grey Cup's Most Valuable Player award, and although he's battled numerous injuries this year, he's been very effective when healthy. The key question now is if the Argonauts are talented enough to advance to the Grey Cup without their star running back.Read More »from Reigning Grey Cup MVP Chad Kackert’s out for the year: can the Argos repeat without him?
Andrew Bucholtz is a Canadian football blogger for Yahoo! Sports.