Anthony Walker Jr. carted off due to knee injury vs. Steelers : LB Anthony Walker Jr. was injured in his knee and had to be taken off Thursday night’s contest with the Steelers on carts.
Walker, who is a team captain, was seen to be kicked in the face during a second-down game in the 3rd quarter. The players knelt while trainers put on Walker’s left leg. Myles Garrett as well as Head Coach Kevin Stefanski were among those who came out to encourage Walker after he had quit the game.
Jacob Phillips replaced Walker at the middle linebacker spot. The Browns were trailing by the Steelers 14-13 at this time in the game.
LB Jeremiah Owusu Koramoah (quadriceps) along with DT Taven Bryan (hamstring) were also declared questionable due to injuries sustained in the final quarter. S Ronnie Harrison Jr. (hamstring) was injured in the pregame, but was later excluded.