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June 17, 2019


September 30, 2014

President calls for review of player safety procedures

President Mark S. Schlissel has made a strong statement expressing his "extreme disappointment" in the events surrounding quarterback Shane Morris' injury in Saturday's loss to Minnesota, and instructed Athletics to conduct a thorough review of in-game player safety procedures, particularly those involving head injuries.

• Also on Tuesday, Athletic Director Dave Brandon issued a detailed accounting of the sequence of events regarding how Morris' injury was handled.