Ole Miss quarterback Chad Kelly left the Rebels’ 37-27 win over Georgia Southern Saturday with a knee injury, and his season appears to be over.
Ole Miss announces QB Chad Kelly has a torn ACL and lateral meniscus. He will have season-ending surgery.
— Ralph D. Russo (@ralphDrussoAP) November 7, 2016
Losing Kelly will make a bad season even worse for the Rebels, who have already lost five games and still have Texas A&M and rival Mississippi State left on the schedule as the team tries to qualify for bowl eligibility.
Kelly, a senior, is one of the top quarterback prospects for next year’s NFL draft.