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Joe Burrow is done for the year with torn ACL [Updated]

Bengals QB Joe Burrow was carted off the field with an apparent knee injury today.
Bengals QB Joe Burrow was carted off the field with an apparent knee injury today.
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UPDATE (5:50 PM Eastern) - Burrow’s injury is an ACL tear, according to Ian Rapoport:

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In more shitty 2020 news, Joe Burrow is out with an ugly knee injury.

He was hit while throwing early on this play.

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He was carted off the field shortly thereafter.

The injury occurred early in the third quarter.

Before the hit, Burrow was on pace to break multiple rookie QB records and was a favorite to win offensive rookie of the year. The young QB was already the face of the Bengals franchise and a fan favorite in Cincinnati.

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None of this is good news for Burrow, who could sit for the rest of the season.

Ryan Finley has entered the game at QB.

Unless he has a terrible sense of humor, it looks like Burrow is done for the year:

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