7:08 PM PT — The NFL says Damar Hamlin is at the moment in important situation at a close-by hospital.
7:02 PM PT — The league has introduced the Payments vs. Bengals recreation won’t proceed on Monday night time following Hamlin’s harm. A make-up date and time have but to be revealed.
Horrifying second in the course of the Payments vs. Bengals recreation on “Monday Night time Soccer” — Buffalo security Damar Hamlin collapsed on the finish of a play … and required CPR in the midst of the sphere.
The incident occurred simply minutes into the sport’s first quarter … proper after Hamlin tackled Tee Higgins to the bottom.
The 24-year-old — a sixth-round choose within the 2021 NFL Draft — appeared to rise up from the cease simply high quality … however he appeared to lose consciousness as he obtained to his ft, and crumpled to the bottom.
Medical personnel raced onto the sphere — and in accordance with the sport’s announcer, Joe Buck, officers carried out CPR on him for a number of minutes.
He was ultimately strapped to a backboard and loaded onto a stretcher. He was then taken off the sphere in an ambulance.
Gamers from each groups have been visibly involved for the defensive again — Josh Allen buried his face in his fingers, whereas Stefon Diggs had tears operating down his face. Reporters on the scene stated a number of different gamers have been seen crying.
The league has quickly suspended play in wake of the harm.