GREEN BAY, WI - NOVEMBER 06: Cornelius Washington #90 of the Detroit Lions tackles Aaron Jones #33 of the Green Bay Packers in the third quarter at Lambeau Field on November 6, 2017 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)
GREEN BAY, Wis. - Green Bay Packers rookie running back Aaron Jones looked poised to have a breakout year. Now, it looks like he will be out several weeks.
According to a report from ESPN's Adam Schefter, Jones will be out 3-6 weeks with an MCL injury.
Packers RB Aaron Jones expected to be sidelined 3-6 weeks with MCL injury, per source.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) November 13, 2017
Packers RB Aaron Jones expected to be sidelined 3-6 weeks with MCL injury, per source.
Jones was injured early in the Packers' game Sunday against the Bears at Soldier Field.
He had played in eight games for the Packers this season, amassing 370 rushing yards and three touchdowns. He rushed for more than 100 yards in two games this season.
The Packers drafted Jones out of UTEP in the fifth round of the 2017 NFL Draft.
Thank you to everyone who reached out I’ll be back on the field soon better than ever 🙏🏾😤— Aaron Jones 3️⃣3️⃣ (@Showtyme_33) November 14, 2017
Thank you to everyone who reached out I’ll be back on the field soon better than ever 🙏🏾😤