Found November 22, 2011 on
ALAMEDA Raiders wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey was doing better Monday after being carted off the field on a stretcher in the Raiders' 27-21 win at Minnesota on Sunday.
BEST OF MAXIM
Oakland Raiders wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey was taken off the field on a stretcher during Sunday's game against the Minnesota Vikings.
Heyward-Bey was injured after he hit the back of his head on linebacker E.J. Henderson's leg. He remained on the field for several moments before his neck was immobilized.
The seventh overall pick of the 2009 draft, Heyward-Bey had...
The sight of receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey being taken off the field on a gurney during the fourth quarter of Sunday’s victory over the Vikings seemed to be a shock to his teammates and coaches.
Heyward-Bey had taken a knee to the back of his head while being tackled, and his neck and head were stabilized by medical personnel when they came out on the field to tend to him.
As mentioned in an update to a prior item, Raiders receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey has been cleared to fly home with the Raiders after suffering a scary next injury against the Vikings after taking a knee to the helmet. Per multiple sources, all tests were negative. But more tests are coming tomorrow. For now, Heyward-Bey is…
Raiders receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey has exited Oakland’s game at the Metrodome with a head injury. Per a league source, Heyward-Bey is being taken to a local hospital for precautionary X-rays. Heyward was moving his extremities after taking a knee to the head, which knocked his helmet off.
Early this season, the Raiders were not able to field their entire group of wide receivers. And now they are banged up once again and could be down three of their top receiving targets come Sunday.
The latest to go down to injury are Darrius Heyward-Bey and Denarius Moore. They were both injured in last Sunday's win in Minnesota. DHB was hit in the head by linebacker EJ Henderson...
Carson Palmer threw for 164 yards and a touchdown and the Oakland Raiders capitalized on mistakes by Minnesota in a 27-21 victory over the Vikings on Sunday.
Michael Bush rushed for 109 yards and a touchdown for the Raiders (6-4), who suffered a scare when receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey was carted off the field with a neck injury in the fourth quarter.
Heyward-Bey was injured when...
Hue Jackson watched his Oakland Raiders overcome a serious injury to receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey, a costly turnover by running back Michael Bush and, in Jackson's eyes, some unfair treatment from the officials to remain on top of the AFC West.