Carolina Panthers' Mike Rucker vowed to return from a torn ACL so that he could eventually finish his career the right way.
In this episode, Dr. Connor and defensive end Rucker discuss his 2006 ACL tear. Since his retirement in 2008, Rucker still ranks third in franchise history in sacks.
We've partnered with the Carolina Panthers to bring you the "Stories of Resilience" series.
This series features our very own, Dr. Connor, Panthers Team Physician, and a few of the Panther's greatest players. They reminisce about iconic plays, notorious injuries and the players' unforgettable comebacks.