Zach Miller’s nasty leg injury pic.twitter.com/up2989YWxm
— Bryan (@PrimeBryan) October 29, 2017
UPDATE: Surgeons are reportedly trying to not only save Zach Miller’s career, but his leg, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter and Chris Mortensen.
Vascular surgeons are trying to save Bears TE Zach Miller's leg, not just his career, per @mortreport.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) October 30, 2017
UPDATE: The Bears have confirmed Zach Miller suffered a dislocated knee on the play.
Bears TE Zach Miller dislocated his knee.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) October 29, 2017
Chicago Bears tight end Zach Miller appeared to have made an impressive touchdown grab before suffering a gruesome leg injury on Saturday afternoon against the New Orleans Saints.
Miller pulled in the catch over his shoulder before his leg beg bent awkwardly as he crumbled to the ground. Miller was in obvious pain.
It appeared as though Miller had managed to hang onto the ball, but after review the refs overturned the call saying he was bobbling the ball on his way down. When your leg snaps, that’s an understandable reaction.
You can see the play where Miller’s injury occurred in the video above.
To see a closer look at the injury, check out the video below.
WARNING: Video contains graphic content that some may find disturbing.
Wow worst officiating ever on a clear Zach Miller TD catch where he unfortunately blows out knee. Ref who reversed TD should be suspended. pic.twitter.com/CUs0m1BR8c
— LiL’ Geck (@MrktScalper) October 29, 2017
We will update the post with more on Miller’s status as information becomes available.