Fantasy football owners who have Christian McCaffrey on their team got some bad news on Thursday night.
During the Panthers-Texans game on Thursday Night Football, McCaffrey appeared suffer a non-contact hamstring injury late in the second quarter.
— Too Blunt Sports (@toobluntsports) September 24, 2021
— Sports Illustrated (@SInow) September 24, 2021
Immediately after leaving the game, it was announced that McCaffrey would not return.
Panthers officially have ruled out RB Christian McCaffrey for remainder of tonight due to a hamstring injury.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 24, 2021
People who drafted McCaffrey on their team immediately took to Twitter to freak out following the news.
— RAMBAUGH (@RIP_theBig10) September 24, 2021
Live look at Christian McCaffrey managers pic.twitter.com/Yz5qZIJQGK
— PFF Fantasy Football (@PFF_Fantasy) September 24, 2021
Everyone who took McCaffrey No. 1 overall (it's me): pic.twitter.com/2fBlkU5XYB
— Tashan Reed (@tashanreed) September 24, 2021
This Christian McCaffrey injury is EXACTLY why you should never hold your fantasy draft before Week 4
— James Holzhauer (@James_Holzhauer) September 24, 2021
Have Mccaffrey in 2 leagues 👍🏼👍🏼
— David (@daviddisanto_) September 24, 2021