Updated August 15 9:45 p.m.
JACKSONVILLE - The one thing the Eagles didn't need tonight has already happened.
Cody Kessler is hurt. He is being evaluated for a concussion.
Already without Nate Sudfeld (broken wrist), Kessler was demolished on a blindside hit by Datone Jones just minutes into Thursday's preseason game against the Jaguars. He tried to stay in the game, but then left and was taken immediately into the blue popup medical tent on the sideline.
Jones went unblocked and crushed Kessler, who never saw him.
Don't block the EDGE on 3, break
Kessler KO'd & done for the day pic.twitter.com/O3HLM3r14q
— Warren Sharp (@SharpFootball) August 15, 2019
The Eagles elected to stick with the QBs they had after Sudfeld went down, which means they're now short on quarterbacks. If Kessler's injury is substantial at all, they'll need to sign someone.
Kessler went to the locker room after leaving the tent. He has a concussion and is in the protocol.
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