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I was unconscious after Bengals concussion

Tua Tagovailoa doesn’t bear in mind a lot after struggling a daunting concussion in opposition to the Bengals final month that he mentioned left him unconsciousness following the hit.

Speaking to reporters on Wednesday, the third-year Dolphins quarterback recounted what he does bear in mind from the incident.

“There was a point I was unconscious,” Tagovailoa mentioned. “I bear in mind the complete night time up till the purpose I acquired tackled.

“I don’t remember being carted off. I do remember some things from the ambulance and the hospital.”

Tagovailoa has been sidelined since sustaining the blow in opposition to Cincinnati, which got here simply 4 days after he equally hit his head on the bottom in a sport in opposition to the Bills and was wobbly as he tried to stroll. He was finally allowed to return to that sport, however the unaffiliated neurotrauma advisor who carried out the concussion analysis in the course of the Buffalo sport was in the end fired after it was decided that “several mistakes” had been made.

Tua Tagovailoa is anticipated to begin this week in opposition to the Steelers.
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Tua Tagovailoa suffered a concussion after hitting his head on the ground while being sacked by the Bengals on Oct. 29.
Tua Tagovailoa suffered a concussion after hitting his head on the bottom whereas being sacked by the Bengals on Oct. 29.
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Tagovailoa, who cleared concussion protocol final week, is in line to begin in opposition to the Steelers this week on “Sunday Night Football.”

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