Buccaneers head coach Bruce Arians said after Sunday’s 32-6 win over the Panthers that the initial diagnosis of edge rusher Shaq Barrett‘s knee injury was that he had a minor sprained MCL, but added that he’d have further tests on Monday.

The results of those tests have led to a less positive diagnosis for Barrett. Arians told reporters on Monday that Barrett has a sprained ACL in addition to the MCL sprain.

Barrett will not play in the final two weeks of the regular season and Arians said that the team is hopeful that he will be able to return for the playoffs.

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