On Monday we ran a story about how the Philadelphia Eagles handled the concussions of Kevin Kolb and Stewart Bradley. Of note was Stewart Bradley and his “punch-drunk” appearance then returning in two plays to make a tackle.
Per current guidelines for head injuries Bradley should have been evaluated before returning, which the Eagles say they did. However if you put a stop watch on the time Bradley was out it was not over four minutes. I don’t care how good you are at concussions, FOUR minutes is NOT SUFFICIENT enough time to properly evaluate a head injury. Continue reading