Sport Bills QB Tyrod Taylor's head slams to ground at end of wild-card game

00:50  08 january  2018
00:50  08 january  2018 Source:   sportingnews.com

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Taylor was sacked with 1:17 remaining in the game and remained on the ground .

Browns trade for Bills QB Tyrod Taylor . Tyrod Taylor threw for 2,799 yards and 14 touchdowns in 2017 for the Bills . Tyrod Taylor suffered a scary head injury at the end of the Bills ' wild - card game against the Jaguars.

a man wearing a helmet: Tyrod Taylor © (Getty Images) Tyrod Taylor

Tyrod Taylor suffered a scary head injury at the end of the Bills' wild-card game against the Jaguars.

The Buffalo quarterback was trying to get rid of the ball when he was sacked by Jacksonville defensive end Dante Fowler. Taylor's head hit the turf hard, and he remained on the ground.

Taylor eventually got up and was helped off the field, but suffered a concussion.

Nathan Peterman came in for the last couple plays for the Bills, but their playoff hopes came to an end as they failed to score a touchdown to send the game into overtime.

Taylor was placed in concussion protocol following the game. With their 10-3 victory, the Jaguars move on to the divisional round where they face the Steelers in Pittsburgh next Sunday.

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