The upside to tearing your ACL in the second week of the NFL season - if there is such a thing - is that your entire rehab schedule gets pushed up!
Jamaal Charles Tweeted out that he's visited the Chiefs facility for a physical this week and that his rehab is on schedule for a full return in time for the 2012 season:
Physical went great today in KC!! They're going to ease me in OTA & I'm on schedule to be back when the season starts!! Let's go #Chiefs
I'm wondering this morning if it's possible that I've forgotten how awesome Charles is. In the words of Bart Scott, can't wait!
Here's a hint - In 2010, the tailback combined for almost 2,000 yards rushing and receiving for eight touchdowns, numbers that were sorely missed down the stretch last fall.