Road to recovery: Tracking Antone Exum's ACL rehabilitation

Wednesday October 9th, 2013
After helping lead Virginia Tech to a bowl victory in December, Antone Exum (1) tore his ACL in January.
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In the preliminary stages of his rehab, Antone Exum (shown here on an anti-gravity treadmill) worked on improving his extremely restricted range of motion and limited strength.
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Despite missing time, Antone Exum (1) has served as a leader for many of the Hokies' defensive backs.
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"To see him lay in bed, which I know he would never admit to, but be in tears trying to sleep and being up all night because he was in pain, to actually being on the field running now and making cuts -- it's nothing short of amazing."

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