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QB Jimmy Clausen experienced delayed concussion symptoms

QB Jimmy Clausen experienced delayed concussion symptoms

Bears quarterback Jimmy Clausen wasn’t able to practice Monday, sidelined after suffering a concussion late in Saturday night’s 21-10 loss to the Bengals. Clausen took a shot to the head from Bengals linebacker P.J. Dawson at the end of a 2-yard scramble in the fourth quarter and immediately left the game. Coach John Fox said Clausen passed the concussion test on the sideline following the hit. But on Monday, Fox revealed that Clausen had delayed onset of symptoms and was formally diagnosed with a concussion by medical personnel on Sunday. Clausen had a similar episode in December when he absorbed a helmet-to-helmet shot from Lions defensive end Ezekiel Ansah...

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