KJ Osborn — who’s a large receiver for the Minnesota Vikings — was mendacity on the sector utterly nonetheless after a vicious hit by Atlanta Falcons defenders, being carted off in the course of the Sunday afternoon contest.
After catching a 13-yard reception from Vikings quarterback Joshua Dobbs in a Third-and-8 state of affairs, Osborn suffered a concussion and was compelled to depart the sport. Dobbs, himself, was additionally within the recreation due to a concussion to rookie Jaren Corridor within the first half.
Following Osborn catching the ball and coming again down the sector after leaping, two Atlanta defenders sprinted into the scene and smashed Osborn with clear helmet-to-helmet contact being at play. When the Falcons defenders bought up from the turf, Osborn remained down and nonetheless as ice as medical employees was immediately known as out to help.
WR KJ Osborn is being carted off after Jeff Okudah delivered an unlawful hit pic.twitter.com/Di22APbHUb
— MSN (@mnspnews) November 5, 2023
Gamers from every staff went down on one knee as Osborn began transferring round. Initially, trainers introduced a backboard for Osborn, however fortuitously, he stood up on his personal energy and in addition walked to the cart.
With the circumstances of the hit being what they’re, issues may have gone a lot worse for Osborn, with him having the ability to stroll being an enormous welcome sight for everybody in attendance and tv viewers. (RELATED: REPORT: Tennessee Titans Head Coach Mike Vrabel Is New England Patriots’ ‘House Run Alternative’ To Exchange Invoice Belichick)
With Justin Jefferson being out with a hamstring harm, the Vikings have been already quick on the large receiver place, with Osborn getting used extra because of this previously few video games — rookie Jordan Addison‘s harm additionally performed its half as nicely.