Robert Griffin III Got Crushed by Lions Defenders Repeatedly Tonight, Suffers a Concussion (UPDATE)

RG3 would be lucky to get to the season opener after a night like tonight.

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Contrary to earlier reports from the Redskins' broadcasters, head coach Jay Gruden says Robert Griffin did suffer a concussion tonight, and is going through the now standard league protocol for such injuries:

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We know it's the preseason, but the Washington Redskins pass protection might want to wake up as Robert Griffin III got pummeled all night tonight. Here's the story of his horribly painful evening in pictures/GIFs/Vines:


And here was his last play of the night:

He reportedly underwent testing for both a right shoulder injury and a concussion (which he was reportedly cleared of).

Just a few days ago RG3's comments over believing he's the "best" quarterback in the league went viral. After a night like tonight he'd be lucky to even have a chance to prove it by the time the regular season kicks off.

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