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Bishop Sankey tears ACL

Bishop Sankey tears ACL
Published On: Sat, Aug 12
Sep 27, 2015; Nashville, TN, USA; Tennessee Titans running back Bishop Sankey (20) runs for a short gain during the second half against the Indianapolis Colts at Nissan Stadium. The Colts won 35-33. Mandatory Credit: Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports

Vikings running back Bishop Sankey tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee and will miss the season, according to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network.

Sankey had four carries for 14 yards and caught four passes for 15 yards before leaving Thursdays preseason opener early in the third quarter. Sankey said, via Chris Tomasson of the Pioneer Press, that he felt something when he made a cut.

Sankey was on the field for several minutes before being helped off. An MRI on Friday revealed the bad news.

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