Darrius Heyward-Bey: Updated Fantasy Football Analysis and Outlook

September 29, 2012   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Quite possibly the scariest fallout from the debacle that was the NFL replacement officials didn't occur last Monday night in Seattle but in Oakland the day before.
Oakland Raiders wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey, who has nine catches for 98 yards and a touchdown this season, was knocked unconscious by a vicious helmet-to-helmet hit from Pittsburgh safety Ryan Mundy in the team's win over the Steelers.
Shockingly, no flag was thrown on the play. Perhaps even more surprisingly, the fourth-year pro, who led the Raiders with 975 receiving yards in 2011, harbors no ill will toward Mundy, according to Dan Loumena of The Los Angeles Times:
That's just football. I signed up to put on pads and go out there. That's what happens out there. People get hit; people get hurt.
The 25-year-old, who was hospitalized overnight following the hit but has since been released, is doubtful for this week's game against the Denver Broncos with a sprained neck, and as head coach Dennis Al...

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