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Tyler Eifert carted off after gruesome ankle injury vs. Falcons

Michael Dixon
Sam Greene/The Cincinnati Enquirer via USA TODAY NETWORK

Cincinnati Bengals tight end Tyler Eifert suffered a gruesome ankle injury during Sunday’s game against the Atlanta Falcons.

Eifert was being tackled by Atlanta’s De’Vondre Campbell. On his way to the ground, his ankle was pinned under Campbell’s body. The play, without the graphic angle, can be seen here.

David J. Chao noted that it was a right ankle fracture dislocation and that it will be a season ending injury. You can see his diagnosis here.