Falcons’ Keanu Neal Sustains Achilles Tear In 27-24 Loss To Colts, Could Be Out For Season
Falcons safety Keanu Neal may miss the majority of yet another NFL season due to injury.Neal, 24, was sidelined for most of last season after he tore his ACL in Atlanta’s opening game. Now, the Prow Bowl safety could be out for a while due to an Achilles injury he sustained in the Falcons’ 27-24 road loss to the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday that dropped Atlanta to 1-2 on the season.The former first-round draft pick was carted off the field on Sunday with just 20 seconds left in the first half. Vaughn McClure of ESPN reported the severity of Neal’s injury:NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport added ...
Falcons Safety Keanu Neal Out For Season With Torn ACL
Atlanta Falcons safety Keanu Neal‘s 2018 season has come to an end after just one game.Falcons’ Keanu Neal Out For SeasonThe 23-year-old safety tore his ACL in the first half of Thursday night’s 18-12 season-opening loss to the Philadelphia Eagles. Neal re-entered the field after halftime but eventually left the game definitively in the third quarter.SLIDESHOW: 30 Best Sports Instagrams! Neal — a first-round pick by the Falcons out of the University of Florida in 2016 — played in the 2017 Pro Bowl and finished last season with just one interception and three forced fumbles. On Thursday, he log...