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Expect refs to intervene more in concussion cases after Cam Newton investigation wraps

A review of concussion protocol by the NFL and NFL Players Association found that referees should be encouraged to be more proactive in removing players who are showing concussion symptoms and that the cases of Cam Newton and Tyrod Taylor last month were handled appropriately. The two organizations made the announcement jointly Wednesday, adding that […]
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