JJ Watt donates $10k for Woodlands HS football player injured in playoff game

- JJ Watt has donated $10,000 to the family of a Woodlands High School football player who suffered a head injury during a playoff game.

Watt donated the money with the message, "If there's anything that I can do to help, please let me know. Sending my best wishes to Grant and the entire Milton family."

Grant underwent emergency surgery and remains hospitalized. His injury was on the right side of the brain.
 
Grant's father, Miles Milton, wrote this update Wednesday morning on Grant's Caring Bridge page:
 
There is no active bleeding or signs of clotting. The injury was on the right side of the brain. The initial trauma and subsequent swelling put intense pressure on his brain and brain stem. The recent scan shows his brain stem has now returned to normal form, however, it is still to early to tell what impact the injury had on his brain stem and brain function overall. His left pupil is slow to react and his right is normal. Grant is still breathing over the ventilator which makes us hopeful that at some point he can breath on his own but it will be some time before we get to that point. His arm movements are still somewhat reactive and slight, no intentional movement yet. Grant has been taking tiny steps each day. 
 
A GoFundMe page has been created for Grant and his family in the hopes of reaching at least $84,000. As of this writing, more than $76,000 has been raised in two days.
 
 
Another way the community can donate is by visint the Chick-fil-A at Alden Bridge today, where they are hosting a fundraiser from 2 pm - 6 pm. Shirts with the hashtag #MiltonStrong21 will be sold for $15.
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