Buffalo Bills star defensive back Tre'Davious White is out for the remainder of the 2021 season after suffering a knee injury in Buffalo's Thanksgiving Day win over the New Orleans Saints. The team announced that the Shreveport native suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament. The seriousness of the injury also rules out the possibility that White could return in time for the playoffs, which begin in mid-January.

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The Bills made the announcement via social media after White underwent an MRI exam Friday morning:

"CB Tre'Davious White suffered a torn ACL and will miss the remainder of the 2021 season. Wishing you a speedy recovery, 27."

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White, who played at LSU after his graduation from Shreveport's Green Oaks High School, is regarded as the leader of the Bills defensive unit. He was selected in the first-round of the NFL draft in 2017. White is a two-time All-Pro and played twice in the league's Pro Bowl game.

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