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Austin Collie Injury: Colts WR Knocked out of Game with Apparent Head Injury

Posted By Tim Keeney On August 19, 2012 @ 8:54 pm In Colts News | No Comments

Update: Tuesday, August 21 at 1:10 p.m. ET by Alex Kay

Austin Collie [1] is currently being listed as day-to-day and it doesn’t seem like the injury is too severe. 

According to Mike Chappell of the Indianapolis Star, head coach Chuck Pagano is putting player safety above everything.

He’s leaving it up to Collie and team doctors to decide when he the receiver (who does have a history of concussions) should return.

We’ll keep you updated right here with the latest news, information and updates on Collie’s injury, so check back often.

—–END OF UPDATE—–

Indianapolis Colts [4] wide receiver Austin Collie has left the game against the Pittsburgh Steelers [5].

The news comes from Colts [6] beat writer Mike Chappell:

Collie, of course, has had plenty of problems with concussions in the past, so this is certainly not the news that anyone wants to hear. 

According to Pro Football Talk’s Darin Gantt [8], he took a shot to the head from linebacker Larry Foote.

We’ll keep you posted as we hear more about Collie’s condition. 

Read more Indianapolis Colts [9] news on BleacherReport.com


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[1] Austin Collie: http://bleacherreport.com/austin-collie

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[3] August 21, 2012: https://twitter.com/mchappell51/status/237945403620876288

[4] Indianapolis Colts: http://bleacherreport.com/articles/1280152-indianapolis-colts-roster-2012-latest-news-cuts-preseason-predictions

[5] Pittsburgh Steelers: http://bleacherreport.com/articles/1281920-pittsburgh-steelers-roster-2012-latest-news-cuts-preseason-predictions

[6] Colts: https://twitter.com/mchappell51/status/237347159299731456

[7] #Colts: https://twitter.com/search/?q=%23Colts

[8] Pro Football Talk’s Darin Gantt: http://profootballtalk.nbcsports.com/2012/08/19/steelers-rainey-colts-collie-and-redding-leave-with-injuries/

[9] Indianapolis Colts: http://bleacherreport.com/indianapolis-colts

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