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Unluck of the Irish: Notre Dame DB hurt celebrating

Sep 12, 2015; Charlottesville, VA, USA; Notre Dame Fighting Irish quarterback Malik Zaire (8) is examined by team trainers after injuring his right ankle against the Virginia Cavaliers in the third quarter at Scott Stadium. The Fighting Irish won 34-27. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

Sep 12, 2015; Charlottesville, VA, USA; Notre Dame Fighting Irish quarterback Malik Zaire (8) is examined by team trainers after injuring his right ankle against the Virginia Cavaliers in the third quarter at Scott Stadium. The Fighting Irish won 34-27. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

Just when you thought Notre Dame's injury woes couldn't get much worse against Georgia Tech, this happens:

Sophomore safety Drue Tranquill appeared to injury his knee on the play and was taken to the locker room for further evaluation. Here's video of the play:

This is just the latest in a series of unfortunate injures suffered by the Irish. In the last week alone, Notre Dame has lost both their starting quarterback and starting tight end to season-ending injury and have lost a number of running backs only two weeks into the season.

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