WorldBills’ Damar Hamlin inactive for season opener vs Jets by admin September 12, 2023 written by admin September 12, 2023 Bookmark 8Buffalo Bills safety Damar Hamlin has been ruled officially inactive for Monday night’s game against the New York Jets.It would have been Hamlin’s first regular-season game since suffering a cardiac arrest in Week 17 of the NFL season back in January. He played during the preseason last month, but it appears he’s getting more rest.CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON FOXNEWS.COMBuffalo Bills safety Damar Hamlin looks on during an NFL preseason game against the Chicago Bears in Chicago on Aug. 26, 2023. (AP Photo/Melissa Tamez, File)Hamlin made the Bills’ 53-man roster as a backup. He’s listed as a backup to Micah Hyde.Hamlin was starting in place of Hyde on Jan. 2 during a “Monday Night Football” game against the Cincinnati Bengals. He appeared to make a routine tackle early in the game but then collapsed on the field.CHRIS JONES ENDS HOLDOUT WITH CHIEFS AFTER AGREEING TO ONE-YEAR DEALBuffalo Bills safety Damar Hamlin plays in an NFL preseason game against the Pittsburgh Steelers in Pittsburgh on Aug. 20, 2023. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)It was later determined that Hamlin’s heart stopped due to commotio cordis, which is when a direct blow at a specific point in a heartbeat causes cardiac arrest. Doctors have cleared Hamlin to play without any fear of setbacks or complications.Bills cornerback Kaiir Elam, defensive end Kingsley Jonathan and offensive linemen Germain Ifedi and Alec Anderson are also inactive for Monday’s game. Only Hyde was listed on the injury report going into the game with a back issue. He was a full participant in practice on Friday.Buffalo Bills safety Damar Hamlin runs on to the field before practice at the team’s training camp in Pittsford, New York, on July 26, 2023. (AP Photo/Adrian Kraus, File)CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APPThe Bills are on the road to take on New York, in what will be quarterback Aaron Rodgers’ Jets debut.The Associated Press contributed to this report.Ryan Gaydos is a senior editor for Fox News Digital. 0 comment 0 FacebookTwitterPinterestEmail admin Follow Author previous post NFL agent Cameron Weiss dead at 38 next post Canadian PM Justin Trudeau reportedly stuck in India after G20 summit due to aircraft issue You may also like Bookmark McDonald’s is upgrading its burgers September 21, 2023 Bookmark Eating too much of these foods is driving... September 21, 2023 Bookmark Here are the 20 specific Fox broadcasts and... September 21, 2023 Bookmark Google-parent stock drops on fears it could lose... September 21, 2023 Bookmark Why isn’t the House Judiciary Committee looking into... September 21, 2023 Bookmark ‘AGT’ judge Heidi Klum shares why she never... September 21, 2023 Bookmark Russia assailed by Albanian PM after failed attempt... September 21, 2023 Bookmark Obama praises Pennsylvania automatic voter registration in key... September 21, 2023 Bookmark Emma Roberts accused of transphobic remark by ‘American... September 21, 2023 Bookmark Mel Gibson’s ‘John Wick’ TV series casting defended... September 21, 2023Leave a Comment Cancel ReplySave my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.