Seattle was without starting right guard John Moffitt, who was not listed on an injury report this week, against the 49ers on Sunday night.|||||||
Rookie J.R. Sweezy started in his place.
Moffitt is expected to undergo surgery on his left elbow and miss the next two to three weeks.|||||||
Moffitt's elbow has been causing problems for him recently and forced him to leave practice early on Thursday. His left arm was in a sling during Friday's walkthrough.
Moffitt was placed on injured reserve with a torn MCL and PCL in his knee.|||||||
Moffitt is out for the season.
The Seattle Seahawks have placed Moffitt on injured reserve.|||||||
The Seahawks made the roster moves on Tuesday. Moffitt, the Seahawks' rookie right guard, suffered a pair of torn knee ligaments in Sunday's 22-17 victory over Baltimore when he got caught up in a pile. An MRI revealed tears of the MCL and PCL ligaments in his right knee. Moffitt had started all nine games for Seattle after being selected in the third round of the April draft.