Injuries can become an athlete’s worst enemy. More when his career is in full swing. Such is the case of Joe burrow. The quarterback of the Cincinnati Bengals aimed to break several records this campaign in the NFL. However, in the duel before Washington Football Team, left the field in the third period due to a severe injury to his left leg.
Not an encouraging tweet
The first overall pick in the last draft wrote a tweet hours later that left fans uneasy, hinting that he will miss the remainder of the season. «Thanks for all the love. They won’t get rid of me so easily. See you next year », he published Joe burrow on his Twitter account, which immediately set off alarms throughout Cincinnati.
How was the injury?
In the third quarter of the match at FedEx Field, Joe burrow was hit hard by two defenders from Washington. With a third chance and two yards to go, the quarterback received the ball to pitch. However, two rivals put pressure on the player and dramatically bent his left leg, causing him to leave the field early.
The future of Cincinnati
The injury worries too much Bengals. Burrow was on his way to becoming the first rookie quarterback in the history of the NFL with six games of 300 or more yards in his first 10 appearances. However, the injury will prevent him from continuing to show his talent. Before hurting himself, Joe completed 22 of his 34 passes for 203 yards, plus a touchdown pass.
Bad and bad
With his quarterback’s injury, Cincinnati lost his way in the match and fell to Washington by 20-9. After the loss, the Bengals continues as the sotanero in the North of the American Conference with a record of two wins, seven losses and a draw. While Washington got its third victory of the season. In Week 12, Cincinnati hosts the New York Giants.