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Damaged goods? Offensive question marks

Julio Jones (Michael Conroy/AP)

NFL teams could have concerns about several players who underwent surgery in the past six months. Some of them turned in impressive performances since the NFL Scouting Combine to show they are past it. Others could see their draft stock dip considerably.

You see it happen every year — a player toils for four years in college, puts together an impressive résumé, draws considerable interest from pro scouts and then, bam, an injury happens, creating a roadblock on the path to the NFL Draft. Now, that player sees his draft stock slip, red flags begin to appear on team draft boards, doctor reports and further examinations play a more important part...

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