Joe Burrow update: Report reveals what caused injury that sent Bengals QB to hospital
After the Cincinnati Bengals’ game against the Green Bay Packers, it was reported that the former LSU standout was rushed to the hospital with a throat contusion.
Now, Pro Football Talk is reporting that Burrow was poked in the throat during the game. Per PFT’s source, Burrow has said that he feels fine and his hospital visit was precautionary. The PFT report notes that injuries to the throat can become serious if swelling occurs but it looks. at least for now, that Burrow seems to be ok.
We’ll see if Burrow is available next Sunday when the Bengals face the Detriot Lions. In Sunday’s loss to the Packers, Burrow threw for 281 yards and 2 touchdowns but he was picked off twice.