During a preseason matchup against the Ravens, Shaun Bradley, the Philadelphia Eagles’ star linebacker, suffered an injury that will keep him sidelined for the entire 2023 NFL season.
The Achilles tendon was the critical point of this injury, one of the most feared by any athlete.
The timing of Bradley’s injury
The third quarter of the match witnessed a painful moment. Bradley, after a play of clearance, had to be helped by the medical service, leaving the fans and the team in a state of worry and shock.
The images of Bradley being assisted off the field will resonate in the minds of Eagles fans for a long time.
Bradley’s message after the injury
Despite the hard blow, Bradley showed his strength and faith through social media. He confirmed the news of his injury, saying, “It’s not how I want the season to end for me, but I think God really gives his toughest battles to his strongest soldiers.”
The immediate future of the Eagles
With Bradley out, eyes are on the Eagles’ 2023 season debut. On September 10, the team will host the New England Patriots in a Week 1 commitment.
Without a doubt, it will be a match full of emotions and expectations, where the team must show that it can overcome adversity.
The moment Bradley is removed from the field.