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05:32 PM ET 11.25 | Cleveland Browns backup quarterback Colt McCoy had to finish out Sunday's upset victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers because starter Brandon Weeden exited late with what's being reported as a concussion after apparently falling and hitting his own offensive lineman. Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain-Dealer reports the Browns had to even take Weeden's helmet because he wanted to go back into the game. Weeden will have to pass a number of tests to not only play next week against the Raiders but also to step on the practice field.

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Brandon Weeden, David Richard-US PRESSWIRE Brandon Weeden, David Richard-US PRESSWIRE
November 25, 2012  05:45 PM ET

First.

They shoulda poured Robatussin on it and let him get back in the game!

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November 26, 2012  03:51 AM ET

He thought he was back in HS and had to impress the cheerleaders in order to get a date.

Glad they are watching out for him, at least a little bit.

Um, if he ran out onto the field without a helmet, the ref's wouldn't let the play start would they?

November 26, 2012  07:48 AM ET

He's a Gamer and a good choice, I was wrong!

 
November 26, 2012  06:56 PM ET

Maybe if he played with a concussion, he would stop throwing all the balls BEHIND the receivers....something he is doing more and more!!

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