The NFL is paying greater attention to the serious health risks of concussions, but a simple rule change without more medical restrictions on a player's ability to return to the field following a concussion won't cut it.
Posted by Dr. Matthew Prowler, on October 19, 2010 12:30 AM
Football players are taught from a young age that the game is about punishing and intimidating your opponent. Until that fundamental teaching changes, no amount of punishment will reverse the trend of dangerous hits to the head.
Posted by Dave Goldberg, on October 19, 2010 12:00 AM