Sometimes, life just is not fair.
Just ask Browns' CB Howard Wilson. After the Browns traded up to take him in the fourth round of the 2017 NFL Draft, the 6-1 corner showed promise in practice before suffering a season ending injury in minicamp.
Unfortunately for Wilson, new season, same result.
Howard Wilson is expected to miss the 2018 season following surgery to repair a left patella tear. Missed his entire rookie year after getting hurt in last year's rookie minicamp.— Dan Labbe (@dan_labbe) June 12, 2018
This is the kind of news that just leaves you feeling awful.
Wilson will have to wait until at least 2019 to make his NFL debut. An outstanding player in college, he averaged one interception every 15 targets thrown his way at the University of Houston.
Injury Updates: We will be without rookie DE Chad Thomas and P Britton Colquitt for minicamp; DB Howard Wilson out for 2018 pic.twitter.com/l2m4sl71Xj— Cleveland Browns (@Browns) June 12, 2018
Injuries are no stranger to Wilson, as he also had to miss his entire 2015 season due to an ACL tear. A talented back, one AFC Director of College Scouting said that he "m