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Here are the hits Chiefs’ Alex Smith took to the head on Sunday

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith was attended to after getting hit in the head during the second half of Sunday’s game.
Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith was attended to after getting hit in the head during the second half of Sunday’s game. The Associated Press

We may never know what a catch is in the NFL — case in point Travis Kelce’s catch that was ruled incomplete after he caught the ball, ran out of the bounds and fumbled.

But we do know what a hit to the head looks like, and Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith twice took a blow to the helmet during Sunday’s game against the Colts in Indianapolis.

This was the first:

Smith left the game in the first half but passed the concussion protocol and returned.

This was the second hit by Clayton Geathers that knocked Smith from the game:

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