Storm star Ryan Papenhuyzen has opened up on his latest shattering injury setback and revealed teammate Nelson Asofa-Solomona was vilified for his role in the tackle.
After making a long-awaited return from a shattered kneecap, Papenhuyzen fractured his ankle when Asofa-Solomona fell on his ankle in a freak accident against the Broncos in week one of the finals and now faces another length recovery.
“When you are on the ground and you hear people around you and you sort of go into a bit of a panic,” Papenhuyzen said on a Podcast.
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“It is a bit unfortunate. It is hard because I am usually a really positive guy, but I think this one hit me a bit harder just purely because it has taken me so long from the knee to come back and I’m just sitting knowing that I have,…