LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Los Angeles Rams starting running back Cam Akers has suffered a ruptured Achilles tendon, according to a report.
The 22-year-old suffered the injury during training, a source told ESPN’s Adam Schefter Tuesday. He will miss the entire 2021 season.READ MORE: Animal Cruelty Charges May Be Sought After Severely Neglected English Bulldog Puppy Found At Coachella Property Dies
Akers is coming off a rookie campaign in which he lead the team in rushing with 625 yards on the ground and two rushing touchdowns.READ MORE: Sean Penn Refuses To Return To Set Unless Crew Fully Vaccinated
The Rams selected Akers with the 52nd overall pick in the second round of the 2020 draft.MORE NEWS: Remains Found In Ballona Wetlands ID’d As Missing Woman Kolby Story
The Rams are scheduled to begin training camp on July 28.