Ohio State safety Josh Proctor suffers injury in Oregon game, carted off the field
Ohio State safety Josh Proctor had to be carted off the field in the third quarter of OSU’s game with Oregon on Saturday afternoon.
Proctor was a game-time decision for this class with the Ducks after suffering an injury vs. Minnesota in Week 1.
Here’s a look at the play where got injured:
#Buckeyes S Josh Proctor manning the single high S pos shows his closes speed and physical mind set coming down hill making the stop. But then comes up injured after the play. pic.twitter.com/MCPug19Hfo
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— Alex King (@AKing_Evals) September 11, 2021
Proctor was eventually put into an air cast, per reports.
Josh Proctor is on the cart. A ton of teammates coming over to see him. He waves to the crowd as he's driven off.
— Nicole Auerbach (@NicoleAuerbach) September 11, 2021
It looks like they're inflating an air cast for Proctor, who's now being lifted onto the cart.
— Bill Rabinowitz (@brdispatch) September 11, 2021
Ohio State was trailing Oregon 21-14 when Proctor went down, but the Buckeyes gave up a touchdown soon after. . The Ducks have had success on the ground and through the air vs. Ohio State’s defense.
This is Proctor’s senior year with the Buckeyes. He has 41 total tackles, 2 interceptions, 4 pass deflections and 1 forced fumble in his Ohio State career.
Ohio State is 9-0 all-time vs. Oregon.