Mason Rudolph Took Really Scary Head Hit from Ravens Defense

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Mason Rudolph went down after he got sandwiched between Brandon Carr and Earl Thomas on a brutal-looking hit. The comparative good news is that Rudolph was conscious and talking; Rudolph walked off the field supported by teammates.

Devlin Hodges, an undrafted rookie out of Samford, is Rudolph's backup after the Steelers already lost Ben Roethlisberger for the season.

Update: The reason Rudolph walked off instead of being carted was that the cart malfunctioned: