Digest: Redskins' Reed didn't report concussion in game against Ravens

Digest: Redskins' Reed didn't report concussion in game against Ravens
Washington Redskins tight end Jordan Reed (86) reaches for extra yardage as Ravens safety Lardarius Webb tackles him during the first half Oct. 9 in Baltimore. (Nick Wass / AP)

Washington Redskins tight end Jordan Reed said he knew he had suffered a concussion during a game against the Ravens on Oct. 9 and didn't tell anyone.

Reed missed the Redskins' most recent game against the Philadelphia Eagles. He was limited in practice Wednesday and wore a yellow noncontact jersey. Coach Jay Gruden said Reed hasn't been ruled out of Sunday's game at the Detroit Lions.


Reed, 26, who signed a $46.75 million, five-year extension in the offseason, suffered a concussion on a hit to the back of the head in the third quarter at M&T Bank Stadium and didn't leave the field.

Redskins tight end Jordan Reed (86) tries to get past Ravens safety Lardarius Webb during the first half Oct. 9 at M&T Bank Stadium.
Redskins tight end Jordan Reed (86) tries to get past Ravens safety Lardarius Webb during the first half Oct. 9 at M&T Bank Stadium. (Nick Wass / AP)

Reed reported symptoms — nausea, irritability and "a pretty bad headache" — to the team Tuesday and was asked to undergo testing.

"I took the concussion test and did pretty bad on it," he said. This is the sixth documented concussion in his pro and college career.

"A concussion is a concussion," he said. "You've got to take it serious every time and make sure you fix it."

More NFL: The Brigance Brigade Foundation will team up with Hard Rock Cafe Baltimore to raise money for families battling amyotrophic lateral sclerosis at the second annual Soiree with O.J. — A Rockin' Good Time at 7 p.m. Friday. The event will celebrate the 47th birthday of former Ravens linebacker O.J. Brigance, now the Ravens senior adviser to player engagement, and further the mission of his foundation, which equips, encourages and empowers people living with ALS, commonly known as Lou Gehrig's disease. ALS attacks motor neurons, cells that control the muscles. Brigance was diagnosed at age 37. For event details, go to ... The Indianapolis Colts signed wide receiver Marcus Leak (Maryland) to the practice squad.

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Landon's Bordley to talk at LaxCon in January

Landon coach Rob Bordley will speak at the US Lacrosse Convention at Baltimore Convention Center. Bordley, a 1966 graduate of the all-boys school, is celebrating his 47th year as a teacher and coach at his alma mater. In 2015, Bordley captured his 600th career win as a coach and Landon's 30th Interstate Athletic Conference title. LaxCon, the sport's largest educational event, is set for Jan. 20-22. Coaches and officials may register at The event is open to the public.

Men's college soccer: Senior Sam Bascom and freshman Andrew Hopkins (McDonogh) scored back-to-back goals in the 70th and 74th minutes to lead host Navy (4-7-3) to a 2-1 come-from-behind win over visiting UMBC (4-6-3) on Tuesday night. Tim O'Donohue Sammy Kahsai scored for the Retrievers in the 33rd minute on a pass from freshman Colin Weyant (Perry Hall). ... Maryland senior defender Alex Crognale was named Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week. ... Senior midfielder Dimitri Kaliakin broke the school record for career assists, which had stood since 1975, as visiting Washington College (8-5-1) earned a 3-1 win over Catholic (6-9-1). Kaliakin picked up his 27th and 28th assists.

Men's college basketball: Maryland announced that its exhibition against Catawba on Nov. 5 at Xfinity Center will begin at 2 p.m. and be shown on BTN2Go. ... Baltimore City Community College (171 points) is picked in the Maryland Junior College Athletic Conference coaches preseason poll to edge out Harford CC (168) for first place. Frederick CC (136) is picked for third, followed by defending champion Montgomery College (125), Garrett College (124), Cecil College (123), Allegany College (110), Prince George's CC (107), CCBC-Dundalk (72), Hagerstown CC (56), CCBC-Catonsville (47), Southern Maryland College (41), Howard CC (38), Chesapeake College (29) and Anne Arundel CC (18).

College football: Former Ravens quarterbacks coach Jim Zorn will coach one of the teams in the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl on Jan. 21 in Carson, Calif. Mike Martz will coach the other team in the postseason all-star game for draft-eligible players.

College field hockey: Maryland senior forward Welma Luus was named Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week.

College tennis: April Weaver, who graduated from Washington College this year, was named men's and women's assistant coach at her alma mater.

Men's college cross country: Navy's Lucas Stalnaker was named Patriot League Runner of the Week.


Women's college cross country: Mount St. Mary's freshman Maddie Kole was named Northeast Conference Rookie of the Week.

Varsity girls soccer: McDonogh (6-1-1) remained at No. 11 in the USA Today/National Soccer Coaches Association of America poll. Archbishop Spalding (10-2-2) stayed at No. 25.

Varsity baseball: St. Mary's shortstop Nick Hopkins, who is expected to graduate in 2018, committed to La Salle.