Jameis Winston went down with an awkward leg injury on Sunday against the Buccaneers but how long will the quarterback be out of action for the Saints.
In a revenge game for Jameis Winston, the New Orleans Saints quarterback suffered a devastating injury that looks quite serious.
At the end of the first half trying to scramble for a first down, the veteran signal-caller was dragged down awkwardly from behind.
After taking the hit, Winston tried to walk it off but went back to the turf where he was checked out by the medical staff and then helped to the sidelines.
Jameis Winston injury: How long will Saints QB be out?
Things don’t look good for Winston. He was being carted off the field with teammates coming over and giving him handshakes and high-fives while he was in tears, which is rarely a good thing in this situation.
At this point, it would be shocking if he wasn’t out for a significant amount of time, if not the rest of the season.
Jameis Winston injury: Who is the Saints backup QB?
The Saints backup quarterback that they turned to with Jameis Winston succumbing to injury was Trevor Siemian, a veteran who started many games for the Broncos at one time. Rookie Ian Book is also on the roster.
Where is Taysom Hill for the Saints after Jameis Winston injury?
Taysom Hill has missed several games as an inactive player this season and was ruled out for Week 8 as he recovers from a concussion.