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Per head coach Dan Campbell, Lions pass rusher Romeo Okwara suffered an Achilles tear on Sunday.
After exiting the game late, pass rusher Romeo Okwara appears to have suffered a season-ending Achilles injury per Dan Campbell. He will undergo an MRI on Monday.
Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports the Lions re-signed pass rusher Romeo Okwara to a three-year, $39 million contract.
Okwara had a career year with 10 sacks in 2020. He'll be a major part of new coach Dan Campbell's rebuilding efforts this season.
Romeo Okwara recorded five solo tackles, one assisted tackle, two tackles for loss, and one sack in the Detroit Lions' Week 7 victory over the Miami Dolphins.
Okwara came out of nowhere and made multiple splash plays against the Dolphins. Don't expect it to continue, though.
Romeo Okwara had one tackle and a sack in a 38-13 loss to the Packers.
Romeo Okwara on the season had 25 tackles and one sack.
Romeo Okwara had eight tackles and one sack in a 10-7 win over the Cowboys.
Romeo Okwara on the season has 20 tackles and one sack.