Teddy Bridgewater suffered a serious-looking head injury Sunday within the Broncos’ Week 15 sport towards the Bengals.
Bridgewater was harm after a first-down scramble within the third quarter. He took off when he noticed a working lane earlier than being tripped up by Bengals linebacker Joe Bachie.
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Here’s the play Teddy Bridgewater was hurt on.
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” goal=”_blank”>was hit exhausting by one other Bengals defender whereas falling to the bottom. Bridgewater dropped the ball and lay immobile on the bottom. Denver workforce medical personnel got here out to deal with him.
Bridgewater’s face masks was faraway from his helmet and he was carted off the sphere on a backboard. He was taken to a neighborhood hospital by ambulance, Evan Washburn reported on the CBS broadcast of the sport.
Broncos communication officer Patrick Smyth introduced that Bridgewater is coping with a head injury. Smyth additionally introduced that Bridgewater “has movement in all extremities” and was taken to the hospital as a “precaution.”
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Bridgewater completed 12 of twenty-two passing for 98 yards and 10 dashing yards on three makes an attempt. He was changed by backup Drew Lock, who led the Broncos on their first landing drive of the sport on his first drive.
Lock battled with Bridgewater for the beginning job throughout the offseason. He had appeared in two video games earlier than relieving Bridgewater Sunday, finishing 16 of 28 passes for 139 yards and two interceptions. He will grow to be the Broncos’ high quarterback if Bridgewater misses time together with his injury.
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