Andre Johnson Injury: Updates on WR's Concussion, Likely Return Date

Tim KeeneyContributor ISeptember 15, 2013

The Houston Texans escaped with a narrow come-from-behind win for the second week in a row, but this time around, the victory came at a price.  

According to the team, via Pro Football Talk, elite wide receiver Andre Johnson was evaluated for a concussion shortly after Sunday's overtime win against the Tennessee Titans:

Texans say Andre Johnson is being evaluated for a concussion.

— ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) September 15, 2013

Details were initially scarce, but as the Houston Chronicle's Jonathan Feigen noted, safety Bernard Pollard connected with an apparent hit to the helmet late in the contest:

That was absolutely a hit to the helmet of Andre Johnson by Pollard. Johnson still down. Pollard will be fined, but no penalty.

— Jonathan Feigen (@Jonathan_Feigen) September 15, 2013

Thankfully, Johnson will to play in Week 3.