According to ESPN Packers reporter Rob Demovsky, Mississippi State’s former defensive end/linebacker Chauncey Rivers sustained a severe injury at the very end of a Green Bay Packers practice on Wednesday, October 6.

Demovsky reported that Rivers “tore his ACL on the second-to-last play of practice (Wednesday).”

His entire tweet from Thursday afternoon looked like this:

Rivers, 24, played three seasons for the Bulldogs (2017-19) before signing with the Packers as an undrafted free agent in 2020. He racked up 67 tackles (15 for loss) and 7.5 sacks in college. national insider Ian Rapoport reported earlier on Thursday that Rivers had sustained an injury:

Rivers was making a base salary of $660,000. The Packers signed OLB Jaylon Smith on Thursday afternoon after news of Rivers’ injury broke.