Notre Dame All-American linebacker Jaylon Smith had his surgery yesterday in Dallas to repair his ACL and LCL -- which were damaged during the Fiesta Bowl game against Ohio State.
Dr. Daniel Cooper, M.D. -- the Cowboys' Team Orthopedic Doctor performed the surgery -- see his bio below.
The great news is there was no nerve damage -- and the source told SI that Smith will make a full recovery!
To learn more -- click the links below:
LINK: SURGERY A SUCCESS
LINK: OTHER NFL STARS WITH THIS SURGERY
LINK: THE DOCTOR WHO OPERATED ON JAYLON