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Tua Tagovailoa dwelling, ‘in good spirits’ after head injury

Good information on the Tua Tagovailoa entrance.

Tagovailoa left Thursday night time’s sport between the Dolphins and Bengals within the second quarter after banging his head on the turf whereas being sacked by Bengals defensive sort out Josh Tupou, and struggling a concussion.

After being transported to the hospital for additional analysis, Tagovailoa was capable of fly again with the workforce from Cincinnati to Miami.

Friday morning, ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler reported that Tagovailoa is again “at his home in South Florida, [and] was in ‘good spirits.’”

The report added that Tagovailoa will likely be present process an MRI examination and receiving a second opinion, however that the preliminary prognosis is that he suffered “no structural damage.”

Tagovailoa’s coach, Nick Hick, additionally supplied some optimism.

Tua Tagovailoa suffered a concussion after his helmet hit the bottom Thursday night time versus the Bengals.
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“He is doing well. Negative X Rays. No internal bleeding. Will get MRI and second opinion but all things look good at the moment,” Hicks tweeted.

The NFL’s concussion protocol is coming beneath appreciable scrutiny after Tagovailoa went down and was stretchered off the sector on Thursday.

On Sunday towards the Bills, Tagovailoa was wobbly and collapsed after his head forcibly struck the bottom on successful. He was cleared to return to the sport and was given the medical go-ahead for the Thursday night time Bengals tilt.

Tua Tagovailoa was taken off the field in a stretcher on Thursday night after suffering a concussion.
Tua Tagovailoa was taken off the sector in a stretcher on Thursday night time after struggling a concussion.
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The NFLPA has promised to make use of “every legal option” to analyze the matter.

Dolphins head coach Mike McDaniel mentioned that Tagovailoa “wasn’t the same guy that I’m used to seeing” after he suffered the concussion on Thursday night time.

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