Jimmy Garoppolo Cleared from Concussion Protocol, Will Lead Raiders Offense Against the Green Bay Packers

Jimmy Garoppolo Cleared from Concussion Protocol, Will Lead Raiders Offense Against the Green Bay Packers

JimmyG was released from the NFL’s concussion protocol and will resume controls of the Raiders offense

HENDERSON, Nevada. – Field Marshal Las Vegas Raiders, Jimmy Garoppolopassed the concussion protocol and will start against the Green Bay Packers in it Monday Night Football of ESPN at Allegiant Stadium.

Jimmy Garoppolo suffered the concussion at some point during the loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers (never left the game) and missed Sunday’s loss to Los Angeles Chargers.

“Some of the doctors and the guys came and grabbed me after the game, the evaluation was done and everything and yeah, it’s just the rule of the game. NFL“Garoppolo said Thursday in his first interview session since before the Steelers game. “The protocol is what it is. There’s not much you can do about it.”

Jimmy Garoppolo, passed the concussion protocol and will start against the Green Bay Packers on ESPN’s Monday Night Football Getty

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“It was a difficult game, we had to deal with a lot of different things. We didn’t play our best, but yeah, it was a strange situation. I had to get over it last week, but we made it and now we’re moving forward, so we’re getting ready to Green Bay”.

Jimmy Garoppolowho signed a three-year, $72.75 million free agent contract with the Raiders in March and soon after underwent surgery on his left foot, practiced on a limited basis twice last week but did not travel with the Raiders a The Angels. He was limited again on Thursday before becoming a full participant on Friday.

The noob Aidan O’Connell started in place of Garoppolo against the Chargers and became the first player to be sacked seven times with three turnovers in his league debut. NFL since catches were officially recorded in 1963, according to ESPN Stats & Information.

Meanwhile, Garoppolo threw for 709 yards and completed 68.1% of his passes for 5 touchdowns in three games and is tied for the league lead in interceptions with six. His return thrilled the receiver of the Raiders, Jacob Meyers.

“It’s definitely a step in the right direction and we’ll have an opportunity to continue to build the offense, continue to just lay our bricks and just build the wall,” Meyers reflected. “We’re trying to get it going, so I think it’s going to be great to have all the guys and build our unit.”

Jimmy Garoppolo estimates that the Packers (2-2) have a “fast” defense.

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“They fly, they had some linebacker speed, good defensive line, talented group. They will make it difficult for us. But yeah, it’s a good group overall, some good players in key positions.”

Regarding the concussion, he didn’t know when he may have suffered the concussion against Pittsburgh.

“There were some hits in that game… it could have been several different ones,” recalled Garoppolo, who has missed at least 17 regular-season and playoff games due to injury since 2020.

“But it was right after the game that the doctors approached me and started checking me. The next thing I knew I would be in the protocol. It was a strange situation. “We got through it.”

2023-10-06 23:00:00
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