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After ‘long road’ in physical therapy, Matt Kalil back from the brink

By akrammer@1500espn.com

MANKATO, Minn. — Matt Kalil says his mind is right, so now he can work on everything else.

Kalil, the fourth-overall pick in the 2012 draft, went from Pro Bowl rookie to disheartened left tackle after chronic knee problems threw him off and forced surgeries in back-to-back offseasons. Like an unstoppable defensive end, the weekly physical rehabilitation cycle and daily pain last season wore on Kalil’s mind to where he said he wasn’t sure how much longer he’d play professional football with one more guaranteed season, 2015, left on his rookie contract.

“You…

Source:: 1500 ESPN Sportswire

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