While the Atlanta Falcons turned in a commanding 38-19 victory on the over the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday, they still incurred a sizable loss.
Defensive end Adrian Clayborn tore his MCL and partially tore his meniscus, and is expected to miss at least a month.
Falcons DE Adrian Clayborn tore his MCL, partially tore his meniscus, and is expected to miss at least a month; surgery likely, per sources.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) November 28, 2016
Clayborn has turned in a solid year, notching 20 tackles and 4.5 sacks in 11 games. He’s part of the reason why the Falcons have found a pass rush this season.