Derrick Morgan

Houston QB Brian Hoyer sustains his second concussion this season

Houston QB Brian Hoyer sustains his second concussion this season

Houston quarterback Brian Hoyer is doubtful for Sunday's AFC South showdown against Indianapolis after suffering his second concussion in less than a month.

Coach Bill O'Brien said Monday that Hoyer is following the league's concussion protocol, and he is also dealing with a strained neck and a wrist problem after being sacked five times in a 27-6 loss to New England. "He took a beating," O'Brien said.

Hoyer missed a game earlier this season after sustaining a concussion on Nov. 16 against the Bengals.

"Whenever you suffer a concussion like that, multiple concussions within a five- or six-week span, obviously the player...

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