Browns' Campbell carted to locker room, replaced by Weeden

Jason Campbell left in the 3rd quarter of Sunday's game vs. the Steelers. (USATSI)

Midway through the third quarter with the Browns trailing 13-3, quarterback Jason Campbell took a blindside hit from Steelers cornerback William Gay, lost the ball as he went to the ground, and remained there as the Steelers Will Allen returned it to the Browns' four-yard line.

Campbell laid on the ground for several minutes before making his way to the bench. A short time later, he was taken to the locker room in a cart where he was evaluated for a head injury.

A play after the fumble, Ben Roethlisberger found Emmanuel Sanders for a touchdown, and Pittsburgh led 20-3.

Campbell, who left for one play in the second quarter after re-aggravating a rib injury, was replaced by Brandon Weeden, the Browns' 2012 first-round pick, lost his job earlier this year to Campbell.

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Ryan Wilson has been an NFL writer for CBS Sports since June 2011, and he's covered five Super Bowls in that time. Ryan previously worked at AOL's FanHouse from start to finish, and Football Outsiders... Full Bio

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