Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson took a tough shot to the chin from Cardinals linebacker Karlos Dansby within the third quarter of Thursday night time’s recreation that led to a penalty for Dansby and a visit to the bench for Wilson.
Referee Walt Anderson despatched Wilson to the sideline to get evaluated by medical personnel, however Wilson’s keep was transient. Austin Davis took one snap at quarterback and Wilson was again on the sector with out going into the blue medical tent. The Seahawks would punt two performs later and Wilson would then go into the tent whereas the protection was on the sector.
Wilson has lengthy been a proponent of the concussion safety offered by a water firm that additionally occurs to be an funding, however the preliminary test appeared cursory even with nanobubbles doing their factor. Wilson stated he was completely effective after the sport and didn’t present any indicators of problem on the sector whereas piloting the Seahawks to a win.
“I was just trying to move my jaw. I was like, ‘Ah, man, it’s stuck,’” Wilson stated, by way of ESPN.com. “I think I was kinda like laying down on the ground for a second just trying to get my jaw, and I think Walt thought maybe I was injured or something like that. I told him I was good, I was good, and he said, ‘Come off the field.’ I think Walt did a great job first of all. He made the smartest decision. I was fine, though, 100 percent fine. And then they finally went over through the whole concussion stuff and all that. We went through every question you could imagine, and I answered even some more for them just so they knew I was good, and then went back in there.”
The NFL and NFLPA have carried out checks to see if the concussion protocols have been adopted prior to now and will look into Wilson’s state of affairs as effectively. If any improprieties are discovered, the Seahawks could be topic to a effective.