A CFB Head Coach Injured Himself Celebrating On The Sideline Last Weekend

first_imgThree footballs next to a pylon(Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)You don’t often see a head coach injuring himself during a game. That’s what happened to Georgia State’s Shawn Elliott last weekend though.During his team’s 41-7 loss to NC State, Elliott gave what he deemed “an aggressive fist bump” after the Panthers scored their lone touchdown. In doing so, he tore his right bicep.If that sounds painful, it probably was, though Elliott continued to coach the rest of the game.He’s going to need surgery on his injured bicep though.Also, Georgia State HC Shawn Elliott told us he tore his right bicep in an aggressive fist bump after their TD at NC State last week. will need surgery next week. He laughed telling us he isn’t stoic on the sideline. Can’t wait to see his passion Fri night on @espn vs Memphis— Olivia Harlan Dekker (@Olivia_Harlan) September 12, 2018Yahoo Sports has examined footage of Elliott on the sideline following the GSU touchdown.You can catch this college football Zapruder film below:I did some in-depth research and found several fist pumps and high-fives from Shawn Elliott after Georgia State’s opening drive touchdown against NC State. It’s hard to spot where Elliott may have torn his bicep. pic.twitter.com/aXfcpQqQez— Yahoo Sports College Football (@YahooSportsCFB) September 12, 2018Elliott and the Panthers will play Memphis on the road Friday night.He might want to ease up on the celebrations for that game.last_img

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