The outside linebacker exited the game against the Baltimore Ravens in the fourth quarter. He is set to become a free agent next spring.
This isn’t the first ACL injury for Pittsburgh this season. Inside linebacker Devin Bush also ended his season on an ACL tear against the Cleveland Browns.
ESPN reports that rookie Alex Highsmith, selected in round three of the 2020 NFL Draft would be the top candidate to replace Dupree.
The Steelers came out on top in the delayed Thanksgiving Day faceoff, winning 19-14 and staying undefeated at 11-0.