The worst that could have happened to Isaiah Wynn for an injury happened as the New England Patriots’ first selection of this year’s draft is out for the season.
NFL insider Adam Schefter tweeted the news within the hour.
Patriots’ first-round pick, OT Isaiah Wynn, tore his Achilles vs. the Eagles and he will be out for the season, per source. The worst of the preseason on display.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August 17, 2018
Wynn (21), tore his achilles during a play in this past preseason games where he needed to be carted off the field.
The Georgia alum was drafted with pick No.23 that the Patriots received in return for trading wide receiver Brandin Cooks to the Los Angeles Rams.
The Patriots drafted Wynn’s teammate at No.31 Sony Michel who is also injured and had to have his knee drained.