The buffalo bills announced this Wednesday that their player Damar Hamlin showed signs of improvement in cardiac arrest he suffered this Monday during the game against the Cincinnati Bengals.
In social networks the whole of the NFL reported:
Damar remains in the intensive care unit (ICU) in critical condition, although with signs of improvement noted yesterday and overnight on Wednesday. He is expected to remain in the ICU while doctors continue to monitor and treat him.
Damar remains in the ICU in critical condition with signs of improvement noted yesterday and overnight.
He is expected to remain under intensive care as his health care team continues to monitor and treat him.
— Buffalo Bills (@BuffaloBills) January 4, 2023
Hamlin, 24, suffered a cardiac arrest during the duel Cincinnati-Buffalolast of week 17 of the 2022 NFL season, who was suspended for the incident.
The defensive back was injured with six minutes remaining in the first quarter of the game in which his team trailed 3-7.
In the action that the injury occurred, the defender hit tee higgins, catcher for the Bengals, who he knocked down; Hamlin got up after the tackle, but once on his feet he collapsed dramatically, hitting his head on the grass as he fell.
The paramedics of the Paul Brown Stadium, home of the Bengals, entered the field and applied cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR); once stabilized, Hamlin was taken to the hospital by ambulance.
Last Tuesday the Damar’s family issued a statement in which he asked the NFL community to keep up the prayers for the player’s recovery.
On behalf of our family we want to express our sincere gratitude for the love and support shown to Damar during this difficult time. Please keep Damar in his prayers.
Hamlin, who in college football played with the Pittsburgh Panthersreached the NFL selected by the Buffalo Bills in the sixth round of the 2021 Draft.
In this campaign the defensive played in 15 games in which he made 91 tackles, 63 solo and 1.5 sacks.
(With information from EFE)