Damar Hamlin will cheer on his Buffalo Bills teammates as they begin their post-season on Sunday against the Miami Dolphins.
Although associated Press Reported Hamlin plans to attend the wild card round matchup at Highmark Stadium on Sunday morning, with the 24-year-old confirming 45 minutes before the scheduled kickoff time that he will watch from home.
“My heart is with my friends as they compete today! Supporting from home as I focus on my recovery.” Hamlin wrote on twitter “I want nothing more than to hang out with them!”
During Buffalo’s January 2 game against the Cincinnati Bengals, Hamlin collapsed and went into cardiac arrest. After spending a week in a hospital in Cincinnati he returned home and appeared Meet his Bills teammates Saturday.
It’s still heartwarming progress, considering Hamlin was fighting for his life less than two weeks ago. He watched last Sunday’s Week 18 win over the New England Patriots from his hospital bed.
The Bills and Dolphins begin their AFC East matchup at 1 p.m. ET on CBS.