Browns star Garrett not playing vs Falcons after car wreck

CLEVELAND (AP) — Myles Garrett will not play in Sunday’s recreation in opposition to Atlanta, giving the Browns star defensive finish extra time to get better from a couple of accidents suffered when he crashed his Porsche previous within the week.

The All-Pro harm his shoulder, biceps, had a number of cuts and bruises, and broke a blood vessel in his left eye when he misplaced keep watch over whilst rushing close to his house. Garrett veered right into a ditch, hit a fireplace hydrant and flipped his car a number of occasions on Monday after follow.

The Browns indexed him as questionable Friday earlier than downgrading the 26-year-old to out on Saturday earlier than flying to Georgia to take at the Falcons. Garrett, who cleared concussion protocol, did not make the shuttle.

Speaking extra softly than same old on Friday with indicators of his twist of fate obvious in an abrasion on his brow and vivid redness in his injured eye, Garrett mentioned he felt lucky to stroll clear of the wreck. A feminine passenger additionally suffered minor accidents.

“I’m happy that the whole lot labored out in a favorable gentle,” Garrett mentioned. “We’re both healthy, both walking around. Just blessed with another day.”

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