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AP FILE PHOTO, DEC. 8, 2011 | published: December 22, 2011

The Cleveland Browns failure to thoroughly assess the condition of quarterback Colt McCoy on the field or sideline at Heinz Field has prompted the NFL to institute a policy of having an independent certified trainer, paid by the league, in the press box at games to monitor for head injuries and help identify players who need to be tested. McCoy sustained a concussion when he was hit by Pittsburgh Steelers OL James Harrison, and is still suffering symptoms some two weeks later.



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