Jalen Hurts is expected to play the second preseason game for the Hawks on Thursday night. Instead, veteran Joe Flacco played in Philadelphia’s first-team offense.
This has caused doubts among Hawks fans. Does the Philadelphia coaching staff want to see Flacco work with player No. 1 after his outstanding performance in the first week of the preseason? Or is the injury dealing with the injury?
The Hawks quickly announced what was happening via Twitter: Hertz missed the game due to illness.
Participation in the update: QB Jalen Hurts will be absent from the game tonight due to illness.
-Philadelphia Eagles (@Eagles) August 19, 2021
Mike Garafolo of NFL Media Report in a few minutes The team stated that the disease has nothing to do with COVID-19. This indicates that the injury may not appear for a long time.
Without Hutts, the Hawks’ first offense was not smooth. In the third game of the melee, backup center Nate Herbig launched a fierce attack on Flacco’s head. Flacco retrieved the loose ball, but then Matt Judon stripped him and fired him. Patriots safety guard Jaylen Mills recovered Flacco’s mistake on the No. 9 field in Philadelphia, giving the New England team possession of the ball.
After two games, Damien Harris completed a short pass with a 5-yard touchdown.