Wesley tossed; Smith has concussion

Updated: October 18, 2009, 5:49 PM ET
Associated Press

TAMPA, Fla. -- Carolina Panthers safety Dante Wesley was ejected late in the first half of Sunday's game against Tampa Bay when he launched himself into Buccaneers punt returner Clifton Smith, who had signaled for a fair catch.

The hit with 10 seconds left in the second quarter brought players from both teams off the sidelines. No penalties resulted from the pushing and shoving between the NFC South rivals.

Smith remained on the ground for a few minutes, then was helped to his ...

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