Report: Zach Banner Out For Season With Torn ACL

Coach Tomlin did not have an update during his weekly news conference
Zach Banner being carried off the field after an apparent ACL injury
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According to a report, Steelers right tackle Zach Banner is out for the season after he tore his ACL in his knee.

NFL Network's Tom Pelissero reports that Banner will undergo an MRI to confirm the injury.

Head coach Mike Tomlin did not have an update on Banner but said he is out for at least this week.

Banner went down in the second half of the game and needed helped off the field.

His face said it all on the sidelines, getting emotional after quarterback Ben Roethlisberger came over to talk to Banner.

Banner started at right tackle beating out Chukwuma Okorafor.

Previously, Banner told the Fan Morning Show that this was his opportunity to lose and that he knew if he played bad, he would lose his job.

Guard, Stefen Wisniewski also left the game with a pectoral injury. The severity of his injury is not yet known.

Starting right guard David DeCastro is also out with an injury and missed Monday Night's win.