The Florida State-Ole Miss game did not have the kind of start that anyone would have wanted. In the opening minutes of the game, Ole Miss cornerback Ken Webster went up to deflect a pass and landed awkwardly on his leg. He was carted off the field and could be seen trying to energize his teammates as he left.
Webster announced he is out for the season on Twitter:
Wesbter was obviously in pain, but somehow found a way to encourage his teammates:
The Ole Miss staff ran out to tend to Webster:
Webster has been a big part of the Ole Miss secondary. Phil Steele ranked him as one of the top 50 cornerbacks in the country (37th). Webster is a junior originally from Decatur, Georgia. He is enrolled in the College of Liberal Arts.
Here was some of Twitter’s reaction as college football fans wished Wesbter a speedy recovery:
Webster took to Twitter to respond to the support he received: