A scary scene unfolded Monday at Cleveland's practice.
Browns defensive end Chad Thomas was carted off the field with a neck injury after being immobilized on a stretcher out of caution.
According to reports, Thomas was taken to a local hospital for further evaluation and testing, but had feeling in all his extremities.
Browns DE Chad Thomas left practice with a neck injury. Was immobilized out of caution. Has feeling in movement in all extremities. Taken to University Hospitals for further evaluation and testing.— Andrew Gribble (@Andrew_Gribble) August 12, 2019
Browns wide receiver Jarvis Landry said he was just happy his teammate was alright, according to Cleveland.com.
Thomas, 23, was selected out of University of Miami by the Browns in the third round of the 2018 draft. He played in four games as a rookie and made one tackle in Cleveland’s preseason opener against the Redskins last week.
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