Reuben Foster’s 2019 season is in jeopardy.
The Washington Redskins linebacker is believed to own suffered a torn ACL in his left knee, plus extra atomize, sources told NFL Community Insider Ian Rapoport on Monday.
Rapoport added the atomize is assumed to be “major and main.” The linebacker will gape experts to desire the paunchy extent of the atomize.
Foster suffered the atomize after getting pushed to the ground all through the important day of Redskins OTAs on Monday, per a entire lot of journalists at note. Trainers, alongside with coach Jay Gruden and GM Bruce Allen, tended to the linebacker sooner than he became carted off the self-discipline with an air solid on his leg, NFL Community’s Mike Garafolo reported.
Gruden told journalists that Foster became going to endure an MRI later Monday.
The Redskins claimed the proficient but skittish linebacker off of waivers glorious season after he became waived by the San Francisco 49ers. The NFL announced glorious month that Foster would be fined two game tests but no longer suspended for his most neatly-liked off-self-discipline incident.
Foster’s atomize may maybe well sideline him for the entire thing of the 2019 season. Nonetheless, there is precedent for a player to return from this vogue of atomize suffered as we mumble of the year.
Correct glorious season, Los Angeles Chargers tight discontinue Hunter Henry tore his ACL all through OTAs on Could merely 22. Henry missed the entire thing of the bizarre season, but returned to notice on Dec. 17, took first-team reps the important week of January and returned to the beginning lineup for L.A.’s Divisional Spherical loss to the Unique England Patriots on Jan. 13.
If Foster enjoys a identical restoration to Henry and the Redskins make a postseason speed, most likely the linebacker would be healthy ample to play slack within the selling and marketing campaign. Nonetheless, this kind of return is uncommon and never going.