Fox spent the 2018 season sidelined due to an ACL tear sustained during OTAs last offseason, and will work towards achieving full health heading into the Rams' current offseason program. The 24-year-old projects to suit up as a rotational defensive end when healthy.
Fox tore his ACL during OTAs in May, so this comes as no surprise. Although he saw an increased role in 2017, tallying 19 total tackles and 2.5 sacks across 16 games, he will watch his third NFL season from the sidelines.
Fox (knee) suffered a torn ACL during OTAs on Thursday,Tom Pelissero of NFL.comreports.
Fox's third season is likely over before it got started with the news of his severe knee injury Thursday. He saw an increased role in 2017, racking up 19 total tackles and 2.5 sacks while appearing in all 16 games. The Rams are loaded on the defensive line, but Fox's absence could be felt on special teams.
|2017||Los Angeles Rams||16||19||14.0||5||2.5||0||0||0.0||0||0||0|
|2018||Los Angeles Rams||0||0||0.0||0||0||0||0||0.0||0||0||0|
|Year||Team||G||Fum||Lost||Fum Forced||Own Rec||Opp Rec||Yds||Tot Rec||TD|
|2017||Los Angeles Rams||16||0||0||1||0||1||0||1||0|
|2018||Los Angeles Rams||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|