Bengals rookie quarterback, Joe Burrow, is out for the season. Burrow suffered the injury during the game against Washington today. The injury was later diagnosed as a torn ACL and Burrow will be done for the year.
Burrow shared his reaction on Twitter shortly after the game:
Thanks for all the love. Can’t get rid of me that easy. See ya next year✊— Joey Burrow (@JoeyB) November 22, 2020
Support from fans, analysts, and NFL players wishing Burrow well came after the news broke of his injury.
Burrow threw for 2,688 yards, 13 touchdowns, and 5 interceptions in his rookie campaign and was regarded by many fans as a contender for the rookie of the year award. Burrow’s rookie campaign will come to a close and Burrow will look towards the 2021 season in hopes of taking a rebuilding Bengals team to the playoffs.