Jan 4, 2014; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles (25) exits the game after an injury during the first quarter of the 2013 AFC wild card playoff football game against the Indianapolis Colts at Lucas Oil Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Andrew Weber-USA TODAY Sports

Kansas City Chiefs RB Jamaal Charles’ concussion is not considered serious


Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles was knocked out of the team’s game against the Indianapolis Colts in the first quarter. Kansas City went on to lose the game and they were sent packing from the NFL Playoffs, but there is some good news for the team’s fans.

According to Reid Ferrin of the team’s official website, the concussion that Charles suffered was not considered serious. He is currently  “improving, and completing concussion protocol testing.”

If they would have been able to advance past the Wild Card round, Charles would have likely been able to play.

Charles finished the season with 1,980 yards from scrimmage and 19 touchdowns.

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  • Jim Harper

    Pleased it was not serious. Now its time to fix a few holes like WR and FS. We will be better next year and win the division.