Police in Las Vegas mentioned Monday they’re investigating allegations {that a} fan within the stands struck Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray amid celebrations of Arizona’s 29-23 time beyond regulation victory over the Raiders. (Watch the video under.)

Murray was high-fiving front-row spectators at Allegiant Stadium following Byron Murphy Jr.’s game-ending fumble return on Sunday when a person appeared to succeed in out and smack Murray within the face with an open hand.

Video confirmed Murray seem shocked, however not injured, then try to establish the attacker within the principally completely satisfied crowd. (Quick-forward to :25 for the alleged incident.)

Cardinals coach Kliff Kingsbury mentioned Monday that he hadn’t seen the video of the alleged altercation.

“I used to be simply advised about it,” Kingsbury mentioned. “However I feel that man’s a lowlife, whoever did it, and I hope they arrest him, he will get fired and might by no means go to a different sport.”

Officer Larry Hadfield, a Las Vegas police spokesman, confirmed {that a} battery criticism was made about 6:30 p.m. on the stadium. The report was not instantly accessible.

Hadfield didn’t title Murray because the reporting particular person, however confirmed the allegation was that “a spectator on the stadium struck knowledgeable soccer participant.”

Hadfield mentioned a suspect was not instantly recognized and an investigation was ongoing.

Cardinals spokesman Mark Dalton referred any questions concerning the incident to Las Vegas police.

Murray had an impressive sport, main the Cardinals (1-1) to 2 touchdowns and two 2-point conversions within the ultimate 8:13 of regulation to power time beyond regulation.

The victory was Arizona’s first since Murray agreed to a $230.5 million, five-year contract extension. He was the No. 1 general choose within the 2019 draft after profitable the Heisman Trophy at Oklahoma in 2018.

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