Duke Releases Injury Update For Starting QB Daniel Jones

first_imgThe Duke football team takes the field.DURHAM, NC – OCTOBER 21: The Duke Blue Devils run onto the field before their game against the Pittsburgh Panthers at Wallace Wade Stadium on October 21, 2017 in Durham, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)Duke football is off to a 2-0 start this season, but the Blue Devils received some brutal news this afternoon regarding star quarterback Daniel Jones.Jones had surgery to repair a broken left clavicle he suffered in yesterday’s 21-7 win over Northwestern. He is out indefinitely.Additionally, Duke cornerback Mark Gilbert is out for the season after dislocating his hip.CB & QB undergo Sunday surgeries.Mark Gilbert will be out for the season while Daniel Jones will be out indefinitely.?: https://t.co/X18ZbKNOMS pic.twitter.com/zu8maNe6tq— Duke Football (@DukeFOOTBALL) September 9, 2018Jones was off to an outstanding start to the season. He completed 29-of-39 passes for 389 yards and four touchdowns against Army and Northwestern.With Jones out of action, Quentin Harris will take over at QB for the Blue Devils. Harris, a junior, was 2-for-2 for 12 yards with seven carries for 24 yards in limited action in relief of Jones yesterday.He is 9-of-15 passing in his career at Duke.Duke will play at Baylor this Saturday with a good chance at moving to 3-0.last_img read more