The Tampa Bay Buccaneers found out firsthand just how nerve-wracking the preseason can be. Star running back Doug Martin left the team's second preseason game against the New England Patriots with a head injury.
Will Brinson of CBS Sports reports that Martin was injured when he took a knee to the helmet while attempting to cut-block a pass-rusher:
Looked like Doug Martin took a knee to the helmet when trying to cut a rusher while blocking.— Will Brinson (@WillBrinson) August 17, 2013
Martin will be active when the Buccaneers open the season against the Jets.