Article

Chargers tight end Henry suffers torn ACL

May 23 2018 4:28 AM

Los Angeles Chargers tight end Hunter Henry has torn his anterior cruciate ligament and is set to miss the 2018 NFL season.

Henry suffered the non-contact injury while running downfield in a drill during OTAs, according to ESPN. The 23-year-old will have a second evaluation on Wednesday.

Henry caught 45 passes for 579 yards and four touchdowns in 14 games last season.

The 23-year-old has been a dangerous red-zone target for the Charges throughout his two-year career.

He hauled in eight touchdown passes and registered 478 receiving yards as a rookie in 2016. Henry was originally selected by the Chargers in the second round of the draft that season.

Los Angeles could now consider re-signing veteran tight end Antonio Gates, according to ESPN.

Gates, an eight-time Pro Bowler, accumulated 11,508 receiving yards and 114 touchdowns over his 15 seasons with the Chargers.

But, Los Angeles elected not to re-sign Gates in the offseason and he is currently a free agent.

Latest news

May 22, 2019

 2:37 AM

May 21, 2019

 7:22 PM
 6:17 PM
 3:19 AM
 1:13 AM

May 19, 2019

 4:00 AM

May 16, 2019

 6:29 PM
 7:31 AM

May 15, 2019

 10:08 PM
 9:59 PM

May 14, 2019

 4:32 PM
 2:41 AM

May 13, 2019

 5:39 PM
 7:07 AM

May 10, 2019

 5:17 AM
 12:43 AM
 12:14 AM

May 9, 2019

 11:57 PM
 10:24 PM

May 7, 2019

 5:26 PM

May 3, 2019

 4:37 AM
 1:33 AM

May 2, 2019

 10:16 PM
 6:36 PM

April 30, 2019

 1:12 AM
 12:30 AM

April 28, 2019

 8:50 PM
 2:38 AM
 1:59 AM

April 27, 2019

 9:44 PM
 5:38 PM
 5:08 PM
 6:37 AM
 4:20 AM
 4:03 AM
 3:55 AM
 2:54 AM

April 26, 2019

 8:44 PM
 3:42 PM
 11:34 AM
 11:22 AM
 8:42 AM
 7:10 AM
 6:58 AM
 5:21 AM
 4:29 AM
 3:50 AM
 3:33 AM
 3:22 AM
 3:17 AM
 2:41 AM
 2:33 AM
 2:24 AM
 1:30 AM

April 24, 2019

 7:23 PM
 6:29 PM
 5:48 PM
 5:24 PM
 1:48 AM
 1:37 AM
 1:28 AM

April 23, 2019

 11:58 PM
 11:22 PM
 9:09 PM
 7:08 PM
 1:23 AM

April 22, 2019

 11:15 PM
 11:05 PM
 6:28 PM

April 21, 2019

 3:30 PM