EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ – OCTOBER 08: Odell Beckham #13 of the New York Giants is carted off the field after sustaining an injury during the fourth quarter against the Los Angeles Chargers during an NFL game at MetLife Stadium on October 8, 2017 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The Los Angeles Chargers defeated the New York Giants 27-22. (Photo by Steven Ryan/Getty Images)

Odell Beckham Jr. is known for occasionally embellishing an on-field injury, but today’s was all-too severe.

Beckham Jr. was carted off after suffering what some reports have deemed a broken leg and/or ankle:


The apparent conflict in those last two tweets might not actually be a conflict; the fibula does connect to the ankle, after all. It might just be a matter of medical semantics; clearly there’s a fracture in his lower leg area. Here’s the play in question, and if you’re squeamish it’s probably best to not watch:

Yikes. Hopefully Beckham Jr. makes a full recovery, although it’s likely too late for this season anyway; the Giants are now 0-5, and along with Beckham, plenty of other receivers have been injured as well:

What a disastrous season for the New York Giants.

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