Twitter Alert: Jackson Has MCL Sprain

KANSAS CITY, MO - MAY 9: First round draft choice Tyson Jackson #94 of the Kansas City Chiefs is interviewed following a rookie minicamp at the Chiefs practice facility on May 9, 2009 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by G. Newman Lowrance/Getty Images)


Kansas City Chiefs DE Tyson Jackson went down late in the second half of the team’s 21-14 victory over the San Diego Chargers and did not return.

Now Nick Wright of 610 Sports is reporting that the injury was an MCL sprain that could sideline the second year player for 1-2 weeks.

From Wright’s Twitter:


Latest Word on Tyson Jackson- Sprained Left MCL. Underwent MRI today. Likely out 1 or 2 weeks.

No confirmation on this yet from the Chiefs.

The injury comes as a blow as it appeared Jackson was in the midst of the best game of his career when he was injured.

Topics: Kansas City Chiefs, Tyson Jackson

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