The preseason game between the Patriots and Packers on Saturday night at the start of the fourth quarter after the rookie cornerback from new england, Isaiah BoldenHe suffered a punch from a teammate that resulted in his being pinned, placed on a stretcher, and carried off the field.
Come on, Patriots, it was reported that Isaiah Bolden He had “sensitivity in all extremities” but continues to be hospitalized in the treatment area. Green Bay overnight for observation. The team plans an update on his condition for Sunday at 8 a.m.
“We are all praying for Isaiah,” the coach, Bill Belichick, said. “I appreciate the way the league handled it. I think it was the right decision.”
At 10:29 in the fourth quarter, the referee, John Hussey, announced to the crowd at Lambeau Field, “With the agreement of the head coaches and team captains, we have decided to stop the game; the game is officially over.”
Belichick said the injury put the situation into perspective, adding, “We’re all very lucky.” Packer Matt La Fleur called it “a very scary ending to the game” and reiterated that he was okay with the decision to cancel the game.
Come on, patriots who practiced with him, packer On Wednesday and Thursday, they were leading by 21:17 at this point.
Isaiah Bolden Covered towards the inside of the field and collided with his teammate Calvin Munson. He stayed on the ground, and when medical personnel arrived, the entire Patriots team gathered on the field and kneeled nearby.
Packers rookie catcher Malik Heath, who caught the pass mid-play, said he didn’t realize exactly what had happened until after the play had ended. Then she realized it was Bolden, whom she knew from college. Heath is from Jackson, Mississippi—the same city where Bolden studied at Jackson State.
“I was bad too. It was good that they canceled it. It was terrifying, too. That could have happened to me in the coup,” Health mused.
Captain Matthew Slater, the oldest player for the Patriots, led the players into a prayer. Slater was later seen talking to him about Belichick, the flower in the country.
After the game, the Patriots players commented that the scene reminded them of what happened to Damar Hamlin last season, when a Los Angeles cornerback for the Buffalo Bills suffered cardiac arrest on the field during “Monday night football”.
“Our primary concern is Isaiah and his well-being, and our entire team is praying for him,” Slater said. “I just hope things aren’t as serious as they seem.”
Isaiah BoldenThe 23-year-old was picked in the seventh round by Jackson State, the only player drafted by an HBCU this year. In 2021, he led the nation (both FBS and FCS) in kickoff return average at 36.6 yards per attempt and equaled the FCS all-time high with two kickoff returns for touchdowns.
“He was a pleasure to have with us,” Slater said of Bolden. “He’s a very talented young man, always has a smile on his face, always has a positive attitude, always brings a lot of energy and dedication to training… All the boys love him. It fits perfectly in our dressing room.”