This is not the way Penn State’s Michael Mauti wanted to leave Beaver Stadium, perhaps, for the final time in his career. Already having suffered a pair of knee surgeries, Mauti left Saturday’s game on a cart after injuring his left knee. Mauti is a fan favorite, both for his incredible play and leadership, so it’s no surprise the Penn State faithful gave him a standing ovation and chanted his name as he left the field. Watch the ovation now and see the injury in this post.
BTN sideline reporter J Leman said there is no update on Mauti and that he hopes to get one at halftime. It didn’t look good, though, as Mauti, who’s well-versed on knee injuries, had his head in his hands on the cart.
Watch Mauti’s injury here:
Please be okay Michael Mauti.—
Jay Paterno (@JayPaterno) November 17, 2012
At the same time Mauti went down, Michigan’s Fitzgerald Toussaint also was being carted off the field:
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