UPDATE: Griffin did indeed suffer a ‘mild concussion’ on the hit from Weatherspoon.
Griffin didn’t know WHAT QUARTER IT WAS after the hit and they’re calling it mild? Get out of here.
— Will Brinson (@willbrinson) October 7, 2012
Washington Redskins rookie Robert Griffin III has left the game against the Atlanta with an apparent head injury. Griffin was injured after being hit by Falcons linebacker Sean Weatherspoon. He has returned to the locker room with trainers and is questionable to return.
Griffin “shaken up” questionable to return.Official word from #Redskins
— Chuck Carroll (@TheChuckCarroll) October 7, 2012
On the day, Griffin had completed ten passes on 15 attempts for 91 yards. Quarterback Kirk Cousins, who was drafted by the Redskins in the fourth round of the 2012 draft, is in the game for Washington.