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CU Buffs' Paul Richardson on Fast Track to Recovery

University of Colorado Buffaloes junior wide receiver Paul Richardson, was pretty certain that he had sustained a cruel injury to his left knee during an element non-contact special teams drill on April 9, 2012. Dr. Eric McCarty, the team's head physician, gave Richardson the bad news that the he has sustained a torn left anterior cruciate ligament an a full recovery not expected any sooner than the 2013 season. Less than four months after the injury, a miraculous recovery has Richardson believing​ that there is a realistic chance he could return to the field in time for the 2012 season.