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Justin Hunter hospitalized for lacerated spleen

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HOUSTON, TX (NBCNewsChannel.com)--Sunday's game against the Texans resulted in a scary injury for Titans receiver Justin Hunter.  According to the Titans, Hunter has been hospitalized in Houston, where he is being treated for a lacerated spleen.

Per a source with knowledge of the situation, it's not currently believed that the injury will require surgery, and the condition is not believed to be life-threatening.

Hunter, according to multiple reports, had internal bleeding and was coughing up blood after taking a big hit during Sunday's game.

Hunter, in his second season with the Titans, formerly played for the Tennessee Volunteers.

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