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Sport Bengals, Cordy Glenn at odds over handling of his concussion

05:00  18 october  2019
05:00  18 october  2019 Source:   nbcsports.com

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Glenn ( concussion ) didn't practice Wednesday, Geoff Hobson of the Bengals ' official site reports. Glenn has been battling this head injury for more than two weeks, and his absence from practice Wednesday is a bad sign for his availability Sunday versus the Seahawks. The Bengals are already

Bengals ' Cordy Glenn : Remains sidelined. by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire. Glenn has yet to clear the concussion protocol and will miss his fifth straight game to begin the season. Glenn (ankle) said Monday that he's expected to move to left guard, while rookie Jonah Williams takes over at left tackle

On Wednesday, Bengals tackle Cordy Glenn was cleared to return from a concussion that he suffered in the preseason. But that hardly resolved the situation.

  Bengals, Cordy Glenn at odds over handling of his concussion © AP Photo/Alex Brandon

Per multiple sources, the Bengals and Glenn have been at odds regarding the concussion, its symptoms, whether he’s able to return, the need for second opinions, and how the player feels. At some point, the situation prompted the Bengals to fine Glenn $200,000 for conduct detrimental to the team.

As one source explained it to PFT, things got heated on Wednesday. Glenn and a member of the Bengals’ coaching staff argued (a witness thought at one point that it was going to turn physical), and Glenn eventually told coach Zac Taylor to just cut him.

Glenn was upset because he believes that the team rushed him back from his concussion.

A second-round pick of the Bills in 2012, the Bengals traded for Glenn in 2018. Last year, he started 13 of 16 regular-season games.

Tennessee QB Maurer suffered concussion against Alabama, his second in two games .
The freshman QB for the Vols has been replaced by former starter Jarrett Guarantano both times.According to head coach Jeremy Pruitt in his postgame press conference, Vols starting quarterback Brian Maurer was confirmed to have suffered a concussion against the Crimson Tide and that he is being placed under the standard evaluation protocol.

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