Browns' Mingo hospitalized with bruised lung

2:07 AM, Aug 16, 2013   |    comments
Jerry Lai/USA Today Sports
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Cleveland, OH -- Cleveland Browns rookie linebacker Barkevious Mingo has been hospitalized with a bruised lung.

Mingo, the sixth overall pick in the 2013 NFL Draft, left Thursday's game with the Detroit Lions first half with what was belived to be a rib injury.

Following the game, Brown's head coach Rob Chudzinski announced that Mingo had been taken to a local hospital where he would be held overnight.

Additionally, Browns' running back Dion Lewis suffered a broken fibula.

The Pittsburgh product suffered the injury midway through the third period after he was hit by a pair of Detroit Lions' defenders. He stayed on the ground for several minute before he was taken to the locker room on a cart.


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