Michael Bennett Injury: Updates on Seahawks DL's Back After Scary Collision

Alex KayCorrespondent ISeptember 29, 2013

Aug 8, 2013; San Diego, CA, USA; Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett (72) during a game against the San Diego Chargers  at Qualcomm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jody Gomez-USA TODAY Sports
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Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett was involved in a scary collision during his team’s Week 4 clash with the Houston Texans.

The five-year veteran out of Texas A&M collided with opposing quarterback Matt Schaub in the second quarter. His head "snapped back" awkwardly as he hit the turf and he remained down for a few minutes, as per USA Today's Jim Corbett.

That was scary scene with DE Michael Bennett down for few minutes after head snapped back, collided with Schaub. Carted off, had movement .

— Jim Corbett (@ByJimCorbett) September 29, 2013

Bennett was eventually carted off, according to ESPN’s John Clayton.

A cart is being called to take Michael Bennett off the field.

— John Clayton (@ClaytonESPN) September 29, 2013

Bennett returned to Seattle with the team on Sunday, Sept. 29 and will play in Week 5.