Bills vs. Bengals: NFL Provides Scheduling Update After Damar Hamlin Injury

Bills vs. Bengals: NFL Provides Scheduling Update After Damar Hamlin Injury

Tuesday’s announcement by the NFL was made by the NFL.Billsvs.BengalsMatchups will not be rescheduled this week.

The Monday Night Football After Damar Hamlin, Buffalo’s star player, suffered cardiac arrest during the first quarter, the game was delayed. The league has not yet set a date or time for the game to continue.

The statement from the NFL stated that “The NFL continues in regular contact with Damar Hamlin’s medical team, as well as the Bills and Bengals organisations and the NFL Players Association.” “After speaking with both the teams and the NFLPA leadership, Roger Goodell, the NFL Commissioner, informed the clubs today that the Bills – Bengals game will not resume this week.

“The NFL has not made any decision regarding the possibility of the game being resumpted at a later time. The NFL has not made any changes in the Week 18 regular season schedule. We will continue to update you with additional information as it becomes available.”

After a tackle on a Bengals receiver Tee HigginsAfter the play, the Bills safety did initially get up and walk to his feet before falling to the ground. He was given CPR on the field, and then was transported to the University of Cincinnati Medical Center. Buffalo Statement released The 24-year-old suffered cardiac arrest hours later and is currently in critical condition.

After the terrifying moment, it took over an hour before the league officially postponed play.

Later, NFL executive vice president for football operations Troy VincentThe league’s decision was explainedIn a press conference, he denied the five-minute warm up time report that was broadcast on ESPN’s broadcast of the game. Temporarily suspended.

Vincent: “It never crossed my mind to talk about warming-up to resume play.” . “That’s ridiculous. That’s insensitive.”

ESPN stuck to its report Statement in a Tuesday statement That meant that there was constant communication between ESPN, league and game officials in real-time. We reported what we heard in the moment, and updated fans when new information was discovered.

“This was a unique, rapidly-evolving situation. “We resisted speculation throughout the night,” said the network.

Hamlin’s family Statement released The next morning, Jordon Rooney (Damar’s marketing rep) contacted me.

“On behalf of our families, we want to express our sincere thanks for the love and support given to Damar during this difficult time,” the statement said. We are touched by the kind words, prayers, and donations made by fans all over the country.

“We also want acknowledge the University of Cincinnati Medical Center’s dedicated first responders and healthcare professionals who have provided exceptional care for Damar. We are so grateful to be a part of this. Buffalo Bills It was a pleasure to work with them. We also want Coach (Zac), Taylor and the Bengals to be thanked for all they have done.

“Your kindness and compassion are a gift to the world.

“Please keep Damar in prayer. We will provide updates as soon as possible.

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