To many-a-fan’s dismay, some players were noticeably ‘out of it’ and even collapsed after sustaining a head injury during play. While getting injured is something that can happen in any sport, certain protocols need to be followed to ensure player safety.
Chad takes a look at the recent settlement of an NFL lawsuit over concussions brought a group of other ex-players.
Head hits and concussions have become a primary focus of the NFL, but there is really no way to totally protect players against them. Josh Cribbs recently suffered a concussion and knows the dangers of what could happen due to the issues his former teammate, Jerome Harrison, is currently going through.
A former teammate of Junior Seau claims that the All-Pro linebacker suffered over 1,500 concussions.
The family of former NFL star Junior Seau will donate his brain for research into repetitive head injuries.
Nevada legislators are working to knock out head injuries among high school athletes.
The National Football League will begin suspending players for illegal hits starting immediately.