• Calvin Johnson Says He Suffered A Concussion. The Lions Say He Didn't.

    Summary of 2 articles · Updated Oct 11, 2012
    Lions' Calvin Johnson admits he suffered concussion vs. Vikings [Detroit Free Press]This is not a concussion. They know the difference between a bad hit and the real thing. Surely Calvin Johnson does. But the Detroit Lions think something else. Johnson was asked after practice today whether he had suffered one in Sept. 30 games at Ford Field. Ever since the Cleveland Browns either misdiagnosed Colt McCoy's concussion late last season, the NFL has put forth the appearance that it is far more proactive when it comes to protecting players from returning to games after suffering head injuries. "We know you can't do that if you don't pass the test, but you can't be afraid to keep on going over the middle and doing what we've been doing."
    Source: deadspin.com
    • Calvin Johnson says he played with a concussion; Jim Schwartz vehemently disagrees

      Ever since the Cleveland Browns either misdiagnosed Colt McCoy's concussion (or didn't diagnose it at all) late last season, the NFL has put forth the appearance that it is far more proactive when it comes to protecting players from returning to games a…
      Source: yahoo.com

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