White’s teammates, as you’d imagine, showed great concern, even though the extent of the injury was not immediately known. Said concern was evident on social media, too, where folks on Twitter responded to White’s potentially serious ailment.
Here’s a look at how some media members, fans and (gulp) fantasy football owners reacted:
The consensus: Not good.
White, a fourth-round pick in the 2014 NFL Draft, obviously has become a huge part of New England’s offense over the years, including the early part of this season as a security blanket for rookie quarterback Mac Jones out of the Patriots’ backfield.