The Buffalo Bills received good news Tuesday morning about cornerback Dane Jackson, who was taken to the hospital after suffering a neck injury in Monday’s 41-7 win over the Tennessee Titans.
NFL Network Insider Mike Garafolo reported Tuesday on Good Morning Football that Jackson was able to walk out of the hospital, all signs All showed that he avoided serious injury.
Jackson was discharged from the hospital and resting at home, according to Garafolo.
Bills head coach Sean McDermott told reporters Tuesday afternoon that they were “very lucky [Jackson’s] to be in good spirits today,” and that the team will be getting closer to Jackson’s situation on a daily basis.
Bills DB bent his neck back after colliding with teammate Tremaine Edmunds during a tackle late Monday in the first half. The 25-year-old was carried into an ambulance as teammates gathered during the stoppage.
Jackson was fully mobile with CT scans and X-rays when he was taken to ECMC Hospital in Buffalo, NY for evaluation.
Buffalo said in a statement Tuesday morning that Jackson “undergoed various tests to determine that he had no serious injury to his neck or spinal cord.” On Tuesday, CB was undergoing further evaluation. .
He was released less than 24 hours after the injury, which is an excellent sign for the former seventh-round pick in the starting spot. .