The Washington Football Team officially placed DE Chase Young on injured reserve with his torn ACL on Tuesday.
The Washington Football Team placed the following player on the Reserve/Injured List:
DE Chase Young
Signed the following player from the practice squad:
DL Daniel Wise
Signed the following players to the practice squad:
TE Temarrick Hemingway
DT Gabe Wright
— Washington Football PR (@Wash_PR) November 16, 2021
Young, 22, was a two-year starter at Ohio State and was a first-team All-American when Washington used the No. 2 overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft on him. He was later named the NFL’s Defensive Rookie of the Year for the 2020 season.
Young signed a four-year, $34,563,594 rookie contract that included a $22,697,160 signing bonus. The contract includes a fifth year for Washington to pick up for the 2024 season.
In 2021, Young appeared in 10 games for Washington, recording 25 tackles and one and a half sacks.