A Louisville Player Just Sustained One Of The Worst Injuries In Sports History

Kevin Ware suffered an unspeakably gruesome broken leg in today’s Elite Eight game against Duke. WARNING: This video is graphic.

1. During today’s Elite Eight game against Duke, Louisville’s Kevin Ware sustained a broken leg that was one of the most gruesome in sports history. Players on the floor, both Duke and Louisville, looked horrified.

6. Here’s Ware’s coach, Rick Pitino, in tears over the injury.

7. Ware left the stadium on a stretcher. He was reportedly taken to the emergency room with what Lousiville announced as a broken leg.

8. Former NFL quarterback Joe Theismann, who sustained a similarly gruesome leg injury during his career, sent Ware his sympathies.

Watching Duke/ Louisville my heart goes out to Kevin Ware.

— Joe Theismann (@Theismann7)

Watching Duke/ Louisville my heart goes out to Kevin Ware.— Joe Theismann

9. Here’s video of the injury as it happened. WARNING: This video is incredibly graphic.

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