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Super Bowl 53 injury update: Patriots S Patrick Chung is OUT with a broken arm

The Patriots starting safety suffered an injury to his right forearm.

Super Bowl LIII - New England Patriots v Los Angeles Rams Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images

New England Patriots safety Patrick Chung head to the locker room in the third quarter with his right forearm in a cast. He suffered the injury as he tackled Los Angeles Rams running back Todd Gurley and fellow Patriots defensive back Jonathan Jones sandwiched Chung’s arm.

We will provide updates as they’re available.

Update: Chung was named OUT from the game and will not return.

The Patriots will rely on Duron Harmon and Devin McCourty to pick up the slack on the back-end of the New England defense.

Update: Chung broke his arm, per the Globe’s Nora Princiotti.