Notre Dame CB Shaun Crawford tear Achilles, likely out for year

The Notre Dame Fighting Irish’s secondary might have taken a big hit on Saturday when cornerback Shaun Crawford suffered an injury during their game against Nevada. It is believed that he suffered a torn Achilles tendon.

If this is true for Crawford, he will likely miss the rest of the season for the Irish. It is the second time he has suffered a season-ending injury after he tore his ACL ahead of the 2015 season in summer camp.

Crawford was expected to be big piece of the Fighting Irish’s defense this year and played a big role in the early part of the 2016 season. The redshirt freshman will likely be able to get a fifth and possibly sixth year of eligibility with the NCAA.

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