- David Njoku burned his face in a domestic accident late last month
- And he revealed the severity of the damage in an Instagram post on Wednesday
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David Njoku has revealed the severe facial burns he suffered in Week 4.
The Browns tight end injured his face and arm in a domestic accident late last month, but missed no time while suiting up for Cleveland against the Ravens.
And on Wednesday, the 27-year-old shared a picture of the burns he suffered and posted a photo of himself wearing sunglasses on Instagram.
“Legacy,” he captioned the photo dump.
David Njoku revealed the facial burns he sustained in a domestic accident last month
David Njoku appeared masked at FirstEnergy Stadium before the Browns-Ravens game
Njoku also wore a balaclava to hide facial burns during the warm-up before the 28-3 defeat
Fans were quick to praise him in the comments.
“The fact that you continued to play after this incident makes you an absolute legend,” one wrote in the comments.
“And he dropped out two days after that unfortunate accident…” said another.
“This man is the worst person in the NFL,” another continued X.
Prior to the Browns’ Week 4 loss to the Ravens, Njoku was listed as questionable on the injury report.
According to The Athletic’s Diana RussiniThe injury occurred when Njoku lit a fire pit in his backyard.
But he assured fans he would be active for the Ravens game, previously writing on X: “The flesh is weak. See you tomorrow #DawgPound.”
He then turned up for his game wearing a beige face mask before warming up in a balaclava.
Cleveland had a bye last week but will face the 49ers on Sunday.