The NFL suspended Monday Night Football between the Buffalo Bills and the Cincinnati Bengals due to an injury to safety Damar Hamlin.
Following the suspension of play, the NFL released an official statement detailing the situation.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has announced that tonight’s game between the Buffalo Bills and the Cincinnati Bengals has been postponed due to the collapse of Buffalo Bills forward Dumar Hamlin.
Hamlin received immediate medical attention at the scene by the team and independent medical staff, as well as local paramedics. He was then taken to a local hospital where he is in critical condition.
Our thoughts are with Dummer and the Buffalo Bills. We will provide more information as it becomes available.
The NFL is in constant communication with the NFL Players Association who have agreed to postpone the game.
The injury came in the first quarter of the game when Hamlin attempted a tackle on Bengals wide receiver Tee Higgins in the middle of the field.
Hamlin was the first to get to his feet but soon collapsed. After remaining on the field for over nine minutes, medical staff began performing CPR on Hamlin before he was loaded into an ambulance and taken to the University of Cincinnati Medical Center. rice field.
Hamlin reportedly had a pulse, but was not breathing independently.
He is listed as in critical condition at the hospital.
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