“I appreciate all of the thoughts and prayers,” Buccaneers’ WR Russell Gage posted on social media for the first time since suffering a concussion against the Cowboys
The Cowboys embarrassed the Buccaneers in the highly anticipated Wild Card Match. However, the Buccaneers team was more concerned about another incident in the game. During the game, wide receiver Russell Gage was taken to the hospital with head and neck injuries.
In the last quarter of the game, the Buccaneers scored eight points, which was one point more than the Cowboys’ seven points. Despite knowing they were going to lose the math, the team gave it their all and in the process, Gage collided with Donovan Wilson, resulting in his concussion and neck injury.
The accident happened with minutes remaining; The team with Russell’s injury didn’t care much about the loss but wanted their teammate to be healthy.
The Buccaneers tweeted about the wide receiver after the match, updating fans of his condition. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers wrote in their tweet:
“Russell had movement in all extremities and will undergo further testing today. We will provide additional information as it becomes available.”
— Tampa Bay Buccaneers (@Buccaneers) January 17, 2023
The Buccaneers team went above and beyond to help Russell in his critical condition. While the team supported his family, the other team members, including the fans, sent their thoughts and prayers to the player through calls, messages and tweets.
After getting back in better shape, Russell Gage saw all the support from his loved ones and was overwhelmed with joy. He later thanked everyone in a tweet.
What did Russell Gage tweet?
In his tweet, Russell Gage thanked all of his supporters, writing, “I appreciate all of the texts, calls, thoughts and prayers you have all expressed to my family and I. I just wanted to let you all know that I’m fine and in the best of moods!”
I appreciate all of the texts, calls, thoughts and prayers that you have all expressed to my family and to me. I just wanted to let you all know that I’m doing great and in a great mood!
— Russell Gage Jr. (@GageRussell) January 17, 2023
We all pray and hope that the athlete will make a speedy recovery and play next season.
https://www.sportszion.com/i-appreciate-all-of-the-thoughts-and-prayers-buccaneers-wr-russell-gage-posts-on-social-media-for-first-time-since-suffering-concussion-vs-cowboys/ “I appreciate all of the thoughts and prayers,” Buccaneers’ WR Russell Gage posted on social media for the first time since suffering a concussion against the Cowboys