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Jones: Tua Tagovailoa deserved better from Dolphins, NFL and so many others

Maybe they did everything right. Maybe the medical professionals tasked with ensuring the immediate and long-term health of Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa on Sunday and leading up to Thursday night’s game followed the concussion protocol to perfection. It’s still impossible to shake the notion that the 24-year-old quarterback had no business playing as he …

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Fox News Host Dagen McDowell Dismisses Tua Tagovailoa’s First Head Injury as ‘Lunacy’

Jesse Watters, co-host of the Fox News roundtable show The Five:, lambasted a colleague who criticized the outpouring of concern for Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa, after the NFL player suffered two brutal injuries in just four days. The 24-year-old was pummeled during Thursday night’s game against the Cincinnati Bengals, after hitting his head on …

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Miami Dolphins QB Tagovailoa in good spirits after concussion as NFL review underway

CNN: – Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa is “in good spirits” after Friday receiving a concussion during Thursday night’s game, head coach Mike McDaniel told reporters. The NFL and Dolphins are under scrutiny for the decision to allow Tagovailoa to play Thursday, after the quarterback was injured in a game just last Sunday. McDaniel said …

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Cleveland Browns DE Myles Garrett says he’s ‘grateful’ after car accident and wants to play Sunday if medically cleared

BEREA, Ohio — Myles Garrett said that he’s “definitely grateful” to be alive after his single-car crash Monday and that he’s “recovering pretty quickly” from the left shoulder and right biceps injuries he suffered in the accident. “Definitely grateful to be here,” the star Cleveland Browns pass-rusher said Friday. “With what I saw right after …

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New England Patriots rule out QB Mac Jones; Brian Hoyer set to start

New England Patriots quarterback Mac Jones has been ruled out of Sunday’s game against the Green Bay Packers because of his left ankle injury. Jones was ruled out after making a surprise return to the practice field Friday. His injured ankle was wrapped tightly as he moved gingerly during the brief portion of the workout …

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Jim Brown, Walter Payton … Ricky Watters? What makes an RB Hall of Fame worthy?

When Jim Brown took time out from filming in London for “The Dirty Dozen” to announce his retirement from the NFL, news reports called him the greatest running back in league history. Ten others have supplanted Brown atop the all-time rushing list since that day in 1966, but Brown remains the standard for the position …

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Detroit Lions WR Amon-Ra St. Brown out vs. Seattle Seahawks; RB D’Andre Swift considered unlikely to play

11:33 AM ET: Eric WoodyardESPN: ALLEN PARK, Mich. — The Detroit Lions could be missing two key offensive players Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks, as wide receiver Amon-Ra St. Brown has been ruled out and running back D’Andre Swift is considered unlikely to play, according to coach Dan Campbell. St. Brown suffered a sprained ankle …

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Gavin Escobar. Former Dallas Cowboys tight end found dead after apparent rock climbing accident

CNN: – Former Dallas Cowboys tight end Gavin Escobar was one of two climbers who died after an apparent accident in California, officials announced on Wednesday. Escobar was 31 years old. Firefighters attempted to reach two injured rock climbers at Tahquitz Rock near Idyllwild in the San Bernardino National Forest, the Cal Fire and Riverside …

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