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FILE- In this Oct. 3, 2010, file photo, Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Jordan Shipley is checked by medical personnel after a hard hit from Cleveland Browns safety T.J. Ward in the fourth quarter of an NFL football game in Cleveland. The violent hit that left Shipley with a concussion was an illegal one, earning Browns safety T.J. Ward a $15,000 fine. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File)
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FILE- In this Oct. 3, 2010, file photo, Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Jordan Shipley is checked by medical personnel after a hard hit from Cleveland Browns safety T.J. Ward in the fourth quarter of an NFL football game in Cleveland. The violent hit that left Shipley with a concussion was an illegal one, earning Browns safety T.J. Ward a $15,000 fine. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File)

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