Kansas City Chiefs running back Clyde Edwards-Helaire runs for a touchdown during the first half of an NFL football game against the Denver Broncos, Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020, in Denver. (David Zalubowski/AP)
October 11, 2021, 1:59 PM
Kansas City Chiefs running back Clyde Edwards-Helaire will miss a few weeks with an MCL sprain, according to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network.
#Chiefs RB Clyde Edwards-Helaire suffered an MCL sprain and is out for a few weeks, sources say. While he’ll miss time, not quite as bad as it appeared last night.
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) October 11, 2021
Edwards-Helaire suffered the left knee injury in the third quarter of a loss to the Buffalo Bills on Sunday night and was quickly ruled out for the rest of the game.
The Chiefs’ first-round pick in the 2020 NFL Draft (32nd overall), Edwards-Helaire rushed for 803 yards in his rookie season to help Kansas City advance to the Super Bowl.
He has 304 yards on 65 carries this season.