Sports world sends support to Deshaun Watson following ACL tear

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<a class="link rapid-noclick-resp" href="/nfl/players/30125/" data-ylk="slk:Deshaun Watson">Deshaun Watson</a> tore his ACL in practice on Thursday.
Deshaun Watson tore his ACL in practice on Thursday.

In absolutely awful news, Texans star QB Deshaun Watson suffered an ACL tear in practice Thursday. Watson, one of the league’s brightest young stars, was in the midst of a stellar rookie campaign.

Messages of support from the sports world poured in on social media.

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Dabo Swinney, who coached Watson at Clemson University, released a statement praising Watson’s “work ethic and resolve.”

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