Jordan Evans Injury: Updates on Oklahoma LB's Shoulder and Return

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Nov 28, 2015; Stillwater, OK, USA; Oklahoma Sooners linebacker Jordan Evans (26) against the Oklahoma State Cowboys at Boone Pickens Stadium. The Sooners defeated the Cowboys 58-23. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports
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Oklahoma Sooners linebacker Jordan Evans suffered a shoulder injury during his team's Orange Bowl loss against the Clemson Tigers and did not return, per Eddie Radosevich of SoonerScoop.com.

Continue for updates.


Evans' Long-Term Prognosis Unknown

Thursday, Dec. 31

Radosevich said Evans removed his shoulder pads while on the sideline after the injury and wrapped his shoulder in ice. The Tigers torched the Oklahoma defense for 530 yards in a 37-17 Clemson victory Thursday.

The junior had 74 tackles and one sack during the regular season despite missing two games.

His best games in 2015 included 11-tackle performances against the Texas Longhorns and Tulsa Golden Hurricane as well as a nine-tackle effort against the West Virginia Mountaineers.

 

Stats per Sports-Reference.com.

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