Raiders, Chiefs honor Bills security Damar Hamlin as NFL resumes play

The NFL resumed play Saturday for the primary time since Bills security Damar Hamlin collapsed on the sector throughout Buffalo’s sport towards the Cincinnati Bengals on Monday evening.

Because the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs ready to tackle the Las Vegas Raiders in each groups’ common season finale, the NFL group rallied round Hamlin — who stays hospitalized in vital situation however is respiration on his personal, speaking and making “continued progress.”

Gamers from each the Chiefs and Raiders honored Hamlin in pregame warmups.

Each groups took the sector in black shirts bearing the phrases “Love for Damar” and his No. 3 jersey quantity, together with Raiders stars Davante Adams and Maxx Crosby.

Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes emerged in a hoodie with a picture of Hamlin and the phrases “Hamlin Strong.”

Moreover, the primary digit of the 30-yard traces at Allegiant Stadium are highlighted in Bills blue, one other nod to Hamlin and his jersey quantity.

Raiders public deal with announcer Tim Hughes led followers in a second to cheer for Hamlin and his household, which was joined by Chiefs and Raiders gamers.

Comparable tributes will doubtless be seen throughout the NFL for the rest of the weekend, as groups present help for the 24-year-old Bills security.

The Bills will even put on No. 3 patches on their jerseys in honor of their teammate as they tackle the New England Patriots in Buffalo on Sunday.

Bills coaches and gamers have stated that regardless of the traumatizing week, the information that their teammate is bettering allows them to be ready to get back to playing football.

Prime tales from FOX Sports activities:


Get extra from Nationwide Soccer League Observe your favorites to get details about video games, information and extra