Trevor Lawrence Injury Update: Clemson Tigers Quarterback Will be Ready for Preseason

Published 02/17/2021, 8:37 AM EST
Jan 1, 2021; New Orleans, LA, USA; Clemson Tigers quarterback Trevor Lawrence (16) attempts a pass against the Ohio State Buckeyes during the second half at Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Mandatory Credit: Chuck Cook-USA TODAY Sports


Trevor Lawrence is now a household name across America. The Clemson Tigers quarterback is a big hit amongst NFL fans. His luscious locks partnered with a knack for scoring touchdowns make him one of the hottest prospects in this year’s NFL Draft.

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Nov 28, 2020; Clemson, SC, USA; Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney pats Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence (16) on the shoulder following their 52-17 win over Pittsburgh at Memorial Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Ken Ruinard-USA TODAY Sports

The Urban Meyer-coached Jacksonville Jaguars own the #1 pick this year. In fact, Meyer, along with multiple NFL scouts, was present at Lawrence’s Pro Day last week where the in-form quarterback put on a show.

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But Lawrence later revealed that he was scheduled to undergo surgery on his non-throwing left shoulder, which is more of a precaution than a concern.

Here’s the latest update on Trevor Lawrence surgery and further 2021 NFL Draft predictions.

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Trevor Lawrence will be ready in time for preseason after successful surgery

NFL insider Tom Pelissero confirmed that Lawrence underwent successful surgery on his left shoulder earlier this week. He further added that the Clemson superstar will recover in time to feature in the preseason.

Multiple NFL mock drafts have predicted that Trevor Lawrence will be the undisputed #1 pick this year at the NFL Draft scheduled to be held on April 29th, 2020.

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He finished as the runner-up in this year’s Heisman Trophy, throwing for 3,100+ yards and 24 passing touchdowns.

Oct 24, 2020; Clemson, South Carolina, USA; Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence (16) throws a pass during their game against Syracuse at Memorial Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Ken Ruinard-USA TODAY Sports

But Ohio State QB Justin Fields and 2021 Heisman Trophy winner De’Vonta Smith could also emerge as potential first-overall picks. New York Jets and the Miami Dolphins own the second and third pick, respectively.

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