The Jacksonville Jaguars held the first day of rookie mini-camps on Friday afternoon, but could have suffered a serious setback when first-round pick Dante Fowler was helped off the field after a knee injury.
According to ESPN's Michael DiRocco, Fowler was hurt in 11-on-11 drills. He was holding his left knee.
Dante Fowler Jr just went down holding left knee. Got hurt in 11 on 11.— Michael DiRocco (@ESPNdirocco) May 8, 2015
The severity of the injury is unknown, but we'll update as we hear more. As far as video of the injury, here it is and it doesn't look good.
Jags new Leo pass rusher Dante Fowler Jr tweeks knee at rookie mini camp. Was walking with trainers and carted later. pic.twitter.com/nkl8aoqC6x— Chad Weeks (@cweeks85) May 8, 2015
Fowler was drafted No. 3 overall in the 2015 NFL Draft. This was his first organized team activity with the Jaguars.