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Former UCF receiver J.J. Worton on the NFL: 'Setting goals high'

Former UCF receiver J.J. Worton on the NFL: 'Setting goals high'

Three dates are seared into the memory of former UCF receiver J.J. Worton.  The first is Nov. 22, 2014. That was the day he felt the pop every athlete dreads. He tore his ACL during a dreary senior day game against SMU. The second is Dec. 11, 2014. That was the day he underwent corrective knee surgery and started a four-month period of grueling isolation to heal and train.  The third is August 19, 2015. That was the day his orthopedic surgeon, the renowned Dr. James Andrews, fully cleared him to resume playing football. After almost nine months to the day Worton's playing career halted, his NFL dreams have been born again. "That’s our goal," Worton...

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