Rookie LB McKenzie Out For 2009

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May 06, 2009 at 04:00pm ET

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Christopher Gasper the Boston Globe reported on Wednesday that Patriots rookie linebacker Tyrone McKenzie, who was injured during the team's rookie mini-camp last weekend, is out for the season.

According to the report the rookie suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee, which occurred during the first of two practice sessions last Saturday after he got his legs tangled up during a one-on-one coverage drill a running back.