Jason Jones out for rest of season

Updated: September 22, 2013, 5:27 PM ET
By Michael Rothstein | ESPN.com

LANDOVER, Md. -- Detroit Lions starting defensive end Jason Jones will miss the remainder of the season due to a ruptured patellar tendon.

"Jason Jones will be out for the season," Lions coach Jim Schwartz said. "He ruptured his patellar tendon."

Jones injured his left knee in the second quarter of Detroit's 27-20 victory Sunday over the Washington Redskins.

Jones initially tried to walk to the sidelines but eventually had to have the cart brought out to take him off ...

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