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New York Giants’ far-reaching receiver Sterling Shepard certified to bypassing NFL protocols after revealing Friday he continued to play in a deteriorate opener opposite a Dallas Cowboys progressing this month meaningful he had postulated a concussion.
Speaking publicly for a initial time given a Giants harmful detriment on Sept. 8, Shepard pronounced he waved off NFL spotters, a people tasked with looking for harmed players, after he took a large strike during a 3rd quarter.
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“They attempted to send someone in there for me and we only kind of waved them off,” he said. “Ultimately, it’s my decision, we guess, to contend to stay in.”
New York Giants’ Sterling Shepard (87) helps transparent using room for using behind Saquon Barkley (26) as Dallas Cowboys cornerback Byron Jones (31) defends in a second half of an NFL football diversion in Arlington, Texas, Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019. (AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth)
The 26-year-old pro pronounced following a hit, it took several plays before he felt OK though fast satisfied he was approaching concussed.
When asked because he would risk health to stay in a game, Shepard pronounced he did it for his team.
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“It was an in-the-moment decision,” he said. “I felt like we wanted to stay in and assistance my boys out, so that’s because we did it.”
Shepard played a whole diversion opposite Dallas and upheld all a concussion tests a subsequent day. He went on to play a Buffalo Bills a following week though was sidelined after he reportedly felt indisposed a prior Sunday or Monday.
Coach Pat Shurmur pronounced Shepard’s concussion was being investigated “behind a scenes” and he couldn’t answer any questions.
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He is approaching to play Sunday when a Giants take on a Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Florida.
The Associated Press contributed to this report.