After going down with a knee injury during Thursday night’s preseason game against the Giants, Patriots cornerback Cyrus Jones will reportedly miss the entire regular season.
Sources told NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport that Jones suffered a torn ACL and partially torn meniscus.
#Patriots CB and returner Cyrus Jones is out for the season with a torn ACL and partially torn meniscus, source said. Brutal.
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) September 1, 2017
Jones went down in the second quarter while defending Travis Rudolph downfield.
— Joe Giza (@JoeGiza) September 1, 2017
Looks like bad news for Cyrus Jones’ right knee. Non-contact plant; similar to Edelman. pic.twitter.com/EsvaHDrW2B
— Liam Martin (@LiamWBZ) September 1, 2017
On Friday, the 23-year-old shared an optimistic Instagram post with with the message: “Minor setback…but I’m from Baltimore. It’s nothing! #ItWasWritten.”