Found December 29, 2011 on IMAGE CPR SPORTS:
Cleveland Browns quarterback Colt McCoy, who was diagnosed with a concussion after the game against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Dec. 8, is throwing his support behind the Browns medical team. “Our medical staff does an outstanding job and that should never be in question,” McCoy said in his first public comments since his injury. McCoy’s show of support is in stark contrast to what his father said right after Steelers linebacker James Harrison's illegal helmet-to-helmet hit on McCoy. “He never should've gone back in the game,” Brad McCoy said. "He was basically out (cold) after the hit. You could tell by the rigidity of his body as he was laying there. There were a lot of easy symptoms that should've told them he had a concussion. He was nauseated and he didn't know who he was. From what I could see, they didn't test him for a concussion on the sidelines. They looked at his (left hand).” McCoy wasn't tested for a concussion until after the game. Coach...
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