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Injury will force C.J. Conrad to Miss the East-West Shrine Game

Nick Roush01/16/19


Article written by:On3 imageNick Roush


Former Kentucky tight end C.J. Conrad will not get a week to work out in front of NFL Scouts. On the second day of practice for the East-West Shrine Game in St. Petersburg, Florida, Conrad suffered a shoulder injury.  KSR sources confirmed that Conrad has returned to Lexington to receive treatment from UK physicians.  The shoulder sprain is considered a minor injury. Conrad will return to pre-Draft training next week is expected to be 100 percent healthy at the NFL Combine in late February. The play in question that caused the injury was almost a miraculous catch.  Conrad was fully extended on a deep route, but could not reel in the reception. https://twitter.com/PewterReport/status/1085194777425960964 Conrad enters the draft after setting career-highs in receptions (30) and receiving yards (318) in 2018.   Walter Football ranks Conrad is the No. 8 tight end prospect in the 2019 NFL Draft. [mobile_ad]

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