Buffalo Bills DB Damar Hamlin: Vitals Normal, But Placed on Breathing Tube in Critical Condition
Following Monday’s scary loss to the Cincinnati Bengals, Damar Hamlin, the marketing rep for the Buffalo Bills safety, updated his status.
Buffalo Bills Safety Damar Hamlin, After sustaining a terrifying on-field injury, the player is now in critical condition. Cincinnati Bengals Monday night, normal vitals have been maintained but he was placed on a breathing tube by Hamlin’s marketing rep Jordan Rooney.
Rooney joined Twitter Fans were able to get updates on Hamlin’s status after Monday’s game was delayed.
Update on Damar
His vitals are now back to normal. They have put him to bed to place a breathing tube in his throat. They are currently running tests.
We will keep you informed of any new developments as they become available.
The league announced that the game was postponed at 10:05 p.m. ET per an announcement by Commissioner Roger Goodell.
After falling to the ground and losing consciousness in the first quarter, Hamlin was taken off the field by an ambulance. He had been a sixth-round Bills pick last season.
Hamlin has 63 solo tackles this season, one forced fumble and 1.5 sacks. He also defends two passes. Before Monday night, he was present in all 15 games played by the Bills.
After the terrifying situation, Hamlin received a flood of support. In less than an hour, his charity received $700,000.
This is a still evolving story.
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