Daniel Fells Remains Hospitalized With MRSA Infection.
Giants tight end Daniel Fells Remains Hospitalized With MRSA Infection of the ankle. Fells who was placed on season-ending Injury reserve continues to battle his persistent foot and ankle infection. An update was given by Ian Rapoport from NFL.com earlier this morning.
Fells has been hospitalized for more than a week as he battles a persistent Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infection that necessitated being placed in the Intensive Care Unit on Friday. He’s since been moved to a private room to have a nurse focus solely on his care.
The Giants tight ends well remain in the hospital for continued assessment, IV anabiotics, and possibly more procedures the cleanup the infection and save his foot according to Rapoport.
Fells has had five surgeries, according to a person with knowledge of his condition. More are coming, as doctors try to stave off further infection. As of Saturday night, they were fighting to save his foot, which is at risk given the nature of the infection.
Please keep Daniel Fells In your thought and prayers and hope for a speedy recovery during such a serious time for him and his family.