Source: Cowboys corner Orlando Scandrick tears ACL, MCL

Dallas Cowboys cornerback Orlando Scandrick tore the anterior cruciate ligament and medial collateral ligament in his right knee, according to a league source. Scandrick had a magnetic resonance imaging exam Tuesday that confirmed the initial season-ending diagnosis. He'll undergo surgery to repair the damage to his knee. Scandrick would be replaced by Tyler Patmon. Follow me on Twitter: @AaronWilson_NFL Aaron Wilson covers the Texans for The Houston Chronicle.  
Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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