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Big E won’t need surgery, no spinal cord damage

Big E's Twitter

Big E's Twitter

Big E has shared some positive news after he broke his neck during a tag team match on Friday’s episode of WWE SmackDown.

The former WWE Champion teamed with Kofi Kingston against Sheamus and Ridge Holland where Big E landed on his head while taking a german suplex from Holland.

Big E shared an update via a video on Twitter where he noted that he won’t need to get surgery and there was no damage to his spinal cord.

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“I got some really good news, all things considered. The C1 and C6 are indeed fractured, non-displacement though which is a very good thing and I don’t have any damage to my spinal cord, no ligament damage, and no surgery which I’m very thankful for. And a pro tip, if you’re gonna break your neck, do it in Birmingham. They’ve been great, everyone at UAB has been great. For real, it has meant a ton to me that so many of you have been so kind and reached out and stopped in to see me and texted me. I feel like I sound like a broken record but I am very grateful and I’m gonna be alright. It’s a blessing.”

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