Odell Beckham Jr. Injury Update
On Sunday night, Odell Beckham Jr. was taken to the locker room during the first half of Super Bowl LVI due to an injury to his left knee. The injury isn’t considered serious, but it is enough to sideline the star wide receiver. OBJ has received 52 receiving yards on two receptions and helped the Rams score their first touchdown. His new contract with the Rams looks to spread out his cap hit over multiple seasons.
Odell Beckham Jr. suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in his left knee in the first half of the Rams’ 23-20 win over the Bengals
After leaving the field, Odell Beckham walked slowly toward the locker room. He appeared to wish that the Rams offense would continue. He then walked back toward the locker room. Despite the injury, Beckham remained on the sidelines and watched the team’s celebration of the Vince Lombardi Trophy.
In the second quarter of the Rams’ Super Bowl victory, Odell Beckham Jr. suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee, preventing him from returning to the game. He was forced to watch the game from the sidelines. Beckham, 30, has previously torn his left ACL while playing with the Browns. He is set to become a free agent in March.
During the first half of the Rams’ 2320 win over the Bengals, Odell Beckham made a big impact. He caught two passes for 17 and 35 yards and scored the game’s first touchdown, but he later tore his left knee. Von Miller, the Rams’ veteran cornerback and a close friend, rushed to Odell Beckham’s sideline to embrace him. As the game came to an end, Beckham appeared in tears.
After the injury, Beckham promised to return to the field better than ever. He has already vowed to be better than ever. The runner-up in the Super Bowl is unlikely to return until 2022. If his knee doesn’t improve, he may miss the entire 2022 season.
While the wide receiver was attempting to grab his third pass of the game, his left foot caught the turf at midfield, near the N.F.L. logo. He fell and rolled on the ground, clutching his left leg. Athletic trainers rushed to his side. During the second half, Beckham was evaluated in the medical tent and then was escorted to the locker room. He was listed as “questionable” to return at halftime. However, he was downgraded to out with less than five minutes left in the third quarter.
After the injury, the Rams went on to score the first touchdown of the season. The Rams faced third and three from the Cincinnati 17-yard line, and Matthew Stafford liked the matchup with Cincinnati cornerback Mike Hilton. He lined up in the slot on the right side.
Surgery went well
It is unknown if the latest injury surgery on Odell Beckham Jr. will have an impact on his future playing status. He had surgery to fix the previous issue but the outcome was not perfect. The Rams were unwilling to sign Beckham to a long-term contract because of his knee problems. But if the surgery went well, Beckham may be able to land a more lucrative long-term deal.
NFL Insider Ian Rapoport revealed that the recent surgery on Odell Beckham Jr.’s ACL fixed any problems from the previous surgery in 2020. The first surgery on Beckham’s left ACL did not go well and he ended up having to undergo a second one. The new surgery was successful, but he has to wait until November before he can play again. After tearing his left ACL twice in two seasons, he remained out of the field until he signed with a new team.
Although Beckham remains unsigned in free agency, he has expressed interest in reuniting with the Rams. After all, he tore his ACL in the Super Bowl and was set to become an unrestricted free agent after the season. Although his ACL surgery went well, he is unlikely to play until at least the 2022 season. If Beckham recovers fully from the surgery, he could make a huge impact in the Rams offense for several years to come.
It’s a good sign that Beckham Jr.’s knee surgery went well. The injury wasn’t perfect, but a second one may have saved his career. The recovery from the second surgery is a good sign that he’ll be able to continue to be a reliable weapon for years to come. There’s no reason why Beckham can’t be as productive as he once was.
The injury to the left ACL was the most severe of the three, and Beckham underwent surgery under renowned ligament surgeon Dr. James Andrews. Beckham reportedly had a “troubling” MRI on his knee before he signed with the Rams. Throughout his rehabilitation process in Arizona, the Browns’ officials were growing increasingly frustrated. They asked if the football star was working hard enough to get back into shape.
OBJ is expected to be out for the remainder of the game
The Los Angeles Rams were on a roll when Odell Beckham Jr. popped up during the second quarter with a non-contact injury to his left knee. Beckham tore his ACL in October 2020. He spent the 2nd half of the game in street clothes with a sleeve covering the knee. According to ESPN’s Ian Rapaport, the two shared tears and convinced each other to return to the sideline during the Rams’ Lombardi Trophy-winning win over the Patriots.
Beckham has a torn ACL in his left knee, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network. The injury was suffered while he was chasing down Darius Phillips after a Baker Mayfield interception. Beckham was treated on the field before being taken to the locker room. After the game, an MRI revealed that the wide receiver has torn his left ACL. The injury may mean that he will be out for the remainder of the game, which is unfortunate for the Rams. The NFL has stated that they would like to re-sign Beckham, but it is unknown if that will happen.
It is unknown whether OBJ will return to the field on Sunday, but his absence will be a huge blow for the Colts’ receiving corps. The receivers need a leader on the receiving corps, and OBJ could be the one to fill that role. Van Jefferson is third on the team in receiving yards and touchdowns and had seven targets against the Titans on Sunday. The loss of Woods could also hurt Matthew Stafford in the red zone. He has been targeted 16 times inside the 20 this season, and on average, he creates more than two yards of separation per target.
It is unclear how long OBJ will miss the rest of the game. The rumor mill is rife that the Cleveland Browns will trade the wide receiver after the Nov. 3 trade deadline, but that’s not the case. The Browns were never going to trade Beckham before that deadline. In addition, rumors had him being traded after the season. The Bengals, however, have reportedly announced plans to release him.
Rams’ new contract with OBJ aims to spread out his cap hit
Odell Beckham Jr. is back with the Rams, signing a one-year deal worth up to $4.25 million, a deal that is designed to spread out the star receiver’s cap hit. After all, Los Angeles gave up high draft picks to get him. In exchange, he signed a veteran minimum contract. He also bought out his contract with the Cleveland Browns, so the Rams assumed he’d be a one-year loan. The Rams also didn’t have room to sign Miller or other midseason additions, so they figured he would be a one-year loan.
Beckham Jr. has spent the first part of the season with the Cleveland Browns, but fell out with the organization, publicly critiquing quarterback Baker Mayfield. Then, in early November, he was released from the Browns. Beckham found a new home with the Los Angeles Rams, where he formed a relationship with quarterback Matthew Stafford. He played a crucial role in the Rams’ Super Bowl LVI victory over the Bengals.
Odell Beckham Jr.’s deal will start this week, and it looks to be worth nearly $4 million. If he reaches the end of this contract, he could make $10 million this year, with an extra $3.5 million in roster bonuses. The Rams can adjust his cap hit quickly, since they’ve already converted part of the contract of Tyler Higbee and Rob Havenstein into signing bonuses.
As far as the Rams are concerned, their new contract with OBJ aims to minimize his cap hit. The Rams didn’t need to resort to salary cap maneuvers to bring in Miller. They simply acquired cap space from the Broncos. OBJ’s cap hit is a little more than $1.2 million for the 2020 season. With the new contract, the team has nearly a million dollars to spend on other high-profile players.
Odell Beckham’s new contract with the Rams focuses on spreading out his cap hit. The new deal features a $750K base salary and up to $3 million in incentives, with an additional bonus of $500K if the Rams win the Super Bowl. The Rams had about $3.1 million in cap space before Beckham signed the new deal. While this is a significant sum of money, the Rams are hoping to spread out OBJ’s cap hit by signing him to a one-year deal next year.