Pack’s Adams OK after ‘brutal hit’
Packers wide receiver
tweeted Friday that he was at home and “feeling great” a day after taking a frightening hit from Bears linebacker
Adams was taken off the field on a stretcher with about 4 minutes left in the third quarter of Thursday night’s 35-14 win over the Bears after getting hit in the head during a tackle by Trevathan.
The Packers said he was conscious and taken to a hospital for evaluation for possible head and neck injuries, and that he had feeling in all of his extremities.
Trevathan was called for an unnecessary roughness penalty following Adams’ 8-yard catch but wasn’t ejected and any fine wouldn’t come to light until next week.
“Brutal coach said. “It’s a helmet-to-helmet hit. Davante was in a compromised position. Obviously, like everything in our game, it’s evaluated, and I’m sure there will be continued conversation going on through the channels long past today.” hit,” Packers No wrongdoing: The head of Las Vegas police says officers acted appropriately and professionally detaining Seahawks defensive end after a report of gunfire at an after-hours club on the Las Vegas Strip. Clark County Sheriff Joe
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(con- T cussion) and DL
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