Carolina Team Faces Nervous Wait as QB’s Medical Clearance Remains Pending 4 Days Before Crucial Match

Published 11/08/2023, 2:12 PM EST

Follow Us

via Imago

Coastal Carolina might be in a bit of trouble. As the team gears to lock horns with the 6-3 Texas Cats State Bobcats, they need all the players they can have as the season nears to an end. Ranking at number 2 in the Sun Belt conference, the Carolina Panthers have a lot at stake given their 6-3 record this season.

America’s Favorite Video Today

Moreover, their opponents have a strikingly similar record with them. Hence, the game will boil down to a make-or-break this Sunday. Well, the challenge might have just got worse for the Coastal, following the latest update in their injury report.

Grayson McCall not medically cleared

ADVERTISEMENT

Article continues below this ad

Even though Coastal Carolina won against Arkansas State on Saturday night, they lost their QB for their upcoming game. Updating the fans about the injury, the Coastal posted a message. “As a precautionary measure, Grayson was transported to a local medical facility for evaluation and observation last night.” Yet the worst part became the reality as ahead of the game, Grayson McCall has been deemed medically unfit to play their upcoming game against the Bobcats.

 

Trending

Get instantly notified of the hottest NFL stories via Google! Click on Follow Us and Tap the Blue Star.

Follow Us

McCall’s injury on Saturday night was nothing less than scary, as the player lay motionless for several minutes on the field. The QB’s head bounced off the turf when Arkansas State defensive end Trevian Thomas launched himself on him. However, Thomas received a personal foul for the move. QB missing a game is going to not go well for Carolina, looking at his career stats.

Grayson McCall continues to reign as one celebrated player in Coastal Carolina’s history. Moreover, he is also awarded as preseason Sun Belt Offensive Player of the Year. McCall also became the 146th quarterback in FBS history to reach 10,000 career passing yards. However, Carolina might get the upper hand, as some important Bobcats players also stand injured.

ADVERTISEMENT

Article continues below this ad

Texas State Bobcats injury updates

Looking at the Bobcats, their running back C. Hill is injured as well. Hill remains questionable for their upcoming game and his status remains undisclosed. Along with Hill, their offensive line player Jones is also out indefinitely for most of their upcoming games, as his status remains undisclosed as well.

Read Also: Why Does Deion Sanders Adore the Indy 500?

ADVERTISEMENT

Article continues below this ad

Well, seems that the Bobcats would also need to put up an equally strong and challenging fight against Coastal Carolina. Each team is joking in with their strengths and weaknesses for the game. Yet, will the absence of McCall affect Carolina? Only time will tell.

Watch this Story: I Ain’t Thirsty”: Hours After Selena Gomez and Shannon Sharpe Went Viral, ESPN Analyst Claims He Didn’t Know A-List Celebrity

SHARE THIS ARTICLE :

ADVERTISEMENT

Written by:

Pankti Parmar

581Articles

One take at a time

"That's where my mindset is at." I, Pankti Parmar, felt it when Brock Purdy said this. I use my background in psychology to seamlessly cover various dimensions of iconic NFL players' lifestyles.
Show More>

Edited by:

Tripti Sarda

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

EDITORS' PICK

America’s Favorite Video Today