JJ Wilcox Broke His Own Nose, But He Didn't Let It Keep Him From Playing
During the first quarter of the Cowboys' crazy Week 1 victory over the Giants, Odell Beckham, Jr. got rocked.
And while everyone was immediately concerned for the welfare of Beckham, it appears the Cowboys' safety who applied the massive hit came off worse for wear.
JJ Wilcox hit OBJ so hard, he reportedly broke his own nose as a result.
"Broken nose and I'm still goin!!!!!" - @TheRealJJWilcox pic.twitter.com/BZGc6drDm7 — Dallas Cowboys (@dallascowboys) September 14, 2015
Despite the injury, Wilcox stayed in for the remainder of the game.
Wilcox broke his nose when he hit Beckham. Told trainers to leave it alone until after game. Beckham told him he'd never been hit that hard. — David Helman (@HelmanDC) September 14, 2015
Talk about sacrificing your body for the good of the team.