Baltimore Ravens Cornerback Kyle Fuller He was out for the season after an MRI on Monday revealed he had torn his left anterior cruciate ligament.
Ravens coach John Harbo called the injury “a crazy circumstance for AstroTurf.” Fuller, a two-time Pro Bowl cornerback, hit cover Elijah Mor With 1:18 remaining in Baltimore’s 24-9 win over the New York Jets at MetLife Stadium on Sunday.
“He was pushed and landed the wrong way,” Harbow said. “And the grass usually doesn’t give the same amount of grass. That’s what happened.”
Fuller, 30, was playing in his first game for his hometown team. Ravens officials initially thought Sunday there was a chance Fuller’s injury was not serious, but tests on Monday confirmed a ligament tear. Fuller signed a one-year, $2.5 million deal with Baltimore this off season.
Brandon Stevenswho is a sophomore defensive back, will fill in as a corner back initially until Marcus Peters Ready. Peters is out of the season-ending AFC Champions League and was inactive on Sunday.
Before Sunday’s game, Peters was seen running the stairs of MetLife Stadium.
Asked how close Peters was to playing, Harpo said: “I don’t have the analogy for that.”
In recent years, crows have had trouble keeping argans healthy. Last year, Baltimore had four notable players who finished the season in the injured reserve.
In addition to Fuller, the crows also lost the left intervention Jawan James for the season at the opening on Sunday. He tore his left Achilles tendon late in the second quarter.
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