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#Steelers Isaac Redman said he left #Bengals game with a concussion -- then returned to play. That isn't supposed
Redman was hit in the head on the opening kickoff, which he said gave him a concussion, but he returned to play in that game at Cincinnati after he was evaluated, apparently fooling the doctors into letting him return to play.
"I had a concussion," Redman said Wednesday. "I was pretty much out of it the rest of the game. I just tried to go back in."
He was successful, too. During the game, the Steelers announced Redman was being evaluated for a concussion. He returned shortly thereafter in uniform and re-entered the game for the first offensive series of the second quarter.
He carried on second down and gained 2 yards and would carry two more times and catch two passes the rest of the game. Jones started in his place after his head injury and played most of the way at halfback.
So, how did Redman beat the tests, knowing he had a concussion?
"I said I was all right," he answered.
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