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Devin Chafin Injury: Updates on Baylor Star's Elbow and Return

Adam Wells@adamwells1985Featured ColumnistNovember 29, 2014

Nov 8, 2014; Norman, OK, USA; Baylor Bears running back Devin Chafin (28) before  the game against the Oklahoma Sooners at Gaylord Family - Oklahoma Memorial Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports
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Baylor University's potent offense took a hit against Texas Tech University, as star running back Devin Chafin was taken out in the first quarter with an elbow injury. 

According to John Werner of the Waco Tribune-Herald, Chafin dislocated his elbow and won't return to the field: 

John Werner @JohnWernerTrib

Chafin out for game with dislocated elbow suffered in first quarter.

David Ubben of Fox Sports Southwest provided an update after the game:

David Ubben @davidubben

Briles confirms a dislocated elbow for RB Devin Chafin. Expects him to miss about three weeks or so.

Chafin entered Saturday's game third on the team with 76 carries and 368 rushing yards. His eight rushing touchdowns are second behind Shock Linwood's 13. The Bears have good depth at running back, but Chafin was a powerful runner who gave defenses a different look.

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