Alabama vs. Georgia: Tide player carted off of field after collapsing on sideline

There was a frightening minute throughout the 2018 College Football Playoff Championship Game when Alabama freshman defensive back Kyriq McDonald collapsed on the Crimson Tide sideline towards completion of the 3rd quarter. A stretcher needed to be induced to the field for McDonald, who was removed the field.

Alabama vs. Georgia: Tide player carted off of field after collapsing on sideline

ESPN's sideline press reporter Tom Rinaldi did report, nevertheless, that McDonald was awake and consulting with medical personnel taking care of him. While it's unclear precisely what occurred, that he's awake and conscious is a step in the ideal instructions. Ideally, whatever is OKAY and this was absolutely nothing more than a scare.

McDonald was a freshman this season and had actually not seen playing time.