Geno Atkins Injury: Updates on Bengals Star's Knee, Likely Return Date

Joseph Zucker@@JosephZuckerFeatured ColumnistOctober 31, 2013

In what could be a serious blow to the Cincinnati Bengals defense, Geno Atkins was forced to leave Thursday's game against the Miami Dolphins with a knee injury.

The All-Pro defensive tackle went down in the second quarter. ESPN's Coley Harvey reported Atkins walked off the field, favoring his leg.

Geno Atkins has been helped up and is walking off the field. Looks to be a leg injury.

— Coley Harvey (@ColeyHarvey) October 31, 2013

Atkins suffered a torn ACL