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UM football player injured in practice, airlifted to Jackson for 'precautionary reasons'

A University of Miami football player was airlifted to Jackson Memorial Hospital Wednesday morning after being injured in practice, a Miami Herald source has confirmed.

The unknown player was hurt during a head-to-head collision in practice. 

Here's what UM released moments ago: "A University of Miami football student-athlete suffered an injury during practice and was transported to the hospital for precautionary reasons."

UM coach Al Golden was scheduled to speak during the ACC teleconference Wednesday morning at 11:50 a.m. but did not participate according to moderator Mike Finn "due to a situation."

Stay tuned for more details.