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Video: Devon Walker Suffers Broken Neck, Collapsed Lung During Tulane vs. Tulsa

| by Alex Groberman

Tulane senior safety, Devon Walker, had to be transported off the field on Saturday afternoon following a freak collision that took place during his team's game versus Tulsa.

The injury left him with broken neck and collapsed lung.

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On top of that, according to Fox Sports (via CBS Sports), Walker literally stopped breathing for a few moments before the medical staff ultimately administered CPR.

Check it out:

Via USA Today:

According to a statement from the school released Sunday evening, team physician Dr. Greg Stewart said Walker underwent three hours of surgery to stabilize his spine at St. Francis Hospital in Tulsa. The release said Walker will be in the ICU for at least the next few days, and it will be several days before doctors can assess his condition.

We'll continue to keep an eye on how Walker deals with this situation all season.

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