Originally posted on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 10/9/12
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 Arkansas in regard to their concussed play...
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