Found October 09, 2012 on
Robert Griffin III
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Robert Griffin III, Matt Cassel
Two starting quarterbacks suffered head injuries in Week 5 and did not finish their team's games. RG3 was injured in third quarter of the team's loss to Atlanta after taking a hit near the sidelines. Cassel was hit in the fourth quarter in Kansas City's loss to Baltimore and has already been ruled out for Week 6. However, the Redskins hope Griffin will be available, pending completion of the NFL concussion protocol, and, unfortunately, the team is receiving scrutiny for how the Redskins began the league-mandated rules.
When a player is a diagnosed with a concussion, they are immediately removed from the remainder of the game and that information must be reported in a timely fashion. Following Griffin's collision, the team reported their rookie quarterback was "shaken up" despite the concussion diagnosis. While the description is not as vague as the "above the shoulders" injury reported by the University of Arkans...
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Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III left Sunday's game against the Atlanta Falcons in the third quarter after being hit in the helmet on a sack.
The Redskins announced that Griffin was ''shaken up'' and said his return to the game was ''questionable.''
The Heisman Trophy winner and No. 2 overall pick in this year's draft was...
Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Matt Cassel left Sunday's game in the fourth quarter with an undisclosed injury. Cassel, who has been under fire in Kansas City because of turnovers and inconsistent play, earlier fumbled away the ball at the Baltimore Ravens' 1-yard line and left the game with the Chiefs trailing 9-3 amidst boos and chants of "Brady, Brady." With...
Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Matt Cassel will have to pass all the tests in the NFL's protocol for concussions before he'll be allowed back on the field, leaving his prognosis for this week very much up in the air.. Cassel suffered a concussion in the fourth quarter of Sunday's game against the Baltimore Ravens. If he is unable to go this week, Brady Quinn would get...
According to Mike Florio of ProFootballTalk.com, Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Matt Cassel suffered a concussion during today’s loss to the Ravens.
Cassel will now have to pass a bunch of tests before he’ll be allowed to practice this week.
Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III was practicing Wednesday after suffering a mild concussion Sunday and is expected to start against the Vikings.
A teammate says Robert Griffin III ''seems to be doing well'' a day after suffering a concussion in the Washington Redskins' loss to the Atlanta Falcons.
Backup quarterback Kirk Cousins said he and Griffin attended a mandatory meeting for rookies Monday morning. Cousins said Griffin looked fine and was ''in good spirits.''
Griffin was knocked...
Washington Redskins QB Robert Griffin III had to be taken to the locker room after the below massive hit by Sean Weatherspoon which you can see HERE. As soon as he went into the locker room you could just feel the wind go out of the sails of Redskins’ nation. However, just minutes later in the game Kirk Cousins who came in to play QB threw a 77-yard TD pass to Santana Moss to...
SHOW SOME CLASS
Chiefs offensive lineman Eric Winston was furious that the fans cheered Matt Cassel's injury against the Ravens. See what he had to say about it here.
LANDOVER, Md. (AP) -- Michael Turner ran 13 yards for the go-ahead score with 2:46 to play, and the Atlanta Falcons knocked Robert Griffin III out of the game Sunday in a 24-17 win over the Washington Redskins.
The Falcons are 5-0 for the first time in franchise history.
Matt Ryan completed 34 of 52 passes for 345 yards as Atlanta handed Washington its eighth consecutive home loss...
When the Tampa Bay Buccaneers take the field on Sunday against the Kansas City Chiefs, they may be facing a former first-round quarterback that has started a game in nearly three years. After suffering a concussion against the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday, quarterback Matt Cassel is unlikely to play against the Bucs. "Some individuals recover faster than others," Chiefs...