Star College Football LB Out For Season
COLLEGE STATION, TX – SEPTEMBER 29: General view of fans cheering during the game between the Arkansas Razorbacks and the Texas A&M Aggies at Kyle Field on September 29, 2012 in College Station, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)A top SEC program will be without one of its best players after suffering a season-ending injury during Week 2. Texas A&M linebacker Anthony Hines suffered a lower leg injury and will miss the rest of the season as a result.According to Dallas News, Hines re-injured a lower leg in the team’s game against Clemson on Saturday.The sophomore linebacker re-aggravated the injury on a non-contact play during the loss to the Tigers. It’s an unfortunate injury for a promising linebacker that leaves the Aggies thin at the linebacker position.The team already lost fellow sophomore Ikenna Okeke for the season during August camp.Jimbo Fisher said during the SEC teleconference that A&M LB Anthony Hines re-injured a “lower body extremity” and will miss the rest of the season.— TexAgs (@TexAgs) September 12, 2018Hines is a returning starter from 2017 and is one of the team’s best defenders. Coming out of high school, Hines was the No. 2 inside linebacker recruit in the country.Hines was named to the Freshman All-SEC Team after racing up 33 tackles, six tackles for loss, three sacks and a forced fumble in 13 games.