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Despite broken arm, Thomas Davis will start in Super Bowl

Thomas Davis

Carolina Panthers linebacker Thomas Davis will be able to play in Sunday’s Super Bowl 50 against the Denver Broncos despite a broken forearm, it was announced Saturday. He will wear a protective cast on the arm.

Davis, a former Georgia Bulldogs standout, has beem a full participant in practice all week.

Davis broke his arm when trying to make a tackle on Arizona Cardinals tight end Daniel Fells. Davis had a procedure on the arm to insert a plate to speed up the recovery time.

Davis has said all along he would play on Super Bowl Sunday.

(You can follow Dan Mathews on Twitter @DanMathewsATL)

(Feature photo by JASON GETZ/USA TODAY SPORTS)

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