Redskins: Jarvis Jenkins tore his ACL

Posted Aug 27, 2011
Aaron Wilson

Washington Redskins rookie defensive lineman Jarvis Jenkins tore his anterior cruciate ligament. Jenkins injured his knee during the first half of the Redskins 34-31 loss to the Baltimore Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium

The second-round draft pick underwent a magnetic resonance imaging exam today, revealing the extent of the damage.

Jenkins will have surgery to repair the damage, and the former Clemson standout will be placed on injured reserve.

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