Houston rookie out with concussion symptoms
Quin, who has started eight games this season, said he isn’t sure if he had a concussion and if he did it was a mild one. Still, the
He was injured after taking a knee to the helmet late in Houston’s 35-27 loss to Indianapolis.
Quin was disappointed to miss this game where a win will be key in keeping Houston’s playoff hopes alive, but he was worried about the possibility of the injury becoming more serious by playing.
“I have a family at home and it’s not worth going out and risking re-injuring it even worse,” he said. “You can sit out a week and hopefully get better and come back and be completely ready to go (rather) than trying to come back too early and risk taking another shot and doing some further damage.”
Quin said he did not lose consciousness when he was hit but that he was shaken up. He never experienced nausea from the blow.
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“I think it’s just going to take time,” he said. “I’ve been playing through it and I really don’t think it’s that serious. I think we just have to wait until Sunday to see how it feels.”
Coach Gary Kubiak said veteran
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