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Details Emerge From Jake Fromm's "Freak" Broken Hand Injury

Jake Fromm running onto the field.

ATLANTA, GA - JANUARY 08: Jake Fromm #11 of the Georgia Bulldogs reacts to a play during the second quarter against the Alabama Crimson Tide in the CFP National Championship presented by AT&T at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on January 8, 2018 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Georgia sophomore quarterback Jake Fromm has suffered a broken hand on his non-throwing arm, as first reported by's Bulldogs' site. Details of the injury are starting to emerge.

Fromm, who earlier this offseason suffered a leg injury due to a freak fishing accident, has done something similar to his hand. He's reportedly suffered a minor fracture in his left hand due to a boating accident.

It might be time for Fromm to cool it on the lake activities, at least while he's playing football. has more details:

Georgia sophomore quarterback Jake Fromm suffered a small fracture in his non-throwing left hand earlier this week, but he won't miss any summer workouts, Georgia coach Kirby Smart told ESPN on Wednesday. first reported Wednesday that Fromm suffered the injury in a freak boating accident Monday on Lake Burton in northeast Georgia.

Smart termed the injury as "insignificant" and said that Fromm already had resumed throwing.

It's good that it's just a minor injury. Georgia fans were panicking a little bit earlier this afternoon.

Georgia opens its 2018 season on Sept. 1. Fromm should be good to go.