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Study Finds NFL Players Who Played Tackle Football Before Age 12 Have Worse Cognitive Function

By Christmas Ape | 87 comments

Once again science tells us that youth football is bad and the sport in general is harmful to those playing it. Happy Super Bowl week, everybody!

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KSK Flashback: When concussions were funny

By Big Sandy | 3 comments

In a different era, the NFL could see you stuff by making light of concussions.

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Malcolm Gladwell: The NFL is an abomination and he wouldn’t let his kids play football!

By PFT Commenter | 53 comments

In terms of the NFL being a moral abomination I agree with him considering what the Read-Option has done to quaterback play.

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New Data From Nation’s Largest Brain Bank Finds 76 Out of 79 Deceased Former Football Players Had CTE

By Christmas Ape | 70 comments

Nearly 80 percent of the brains of former NFL players tested have shown evidence of CTE.

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Funds Now Uncapped In Concussion Suit Settlement But NFL Gets Unlimited Appeals

By Christmas Ape | 12 comments

So no former former players getting low-balled but the NFL might be able to drag things out on an individual level.

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Dan Marino Slams Dan Marino Lawsuit, Calls Claims ‘Unfounded’

By StuScott Booyahs | 66 comments

"Dan Marino would never have filed this lawsuit had he not lost his gig with CBS a few months back," Marino said in a statement. "This lawsuit smacks of opportunism."

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Le’Veon Bell’s Concussion Makes For Most Disgusting Review Ever

By Christmas Ape | 20 comments

Late in the fourth quarter of the Steelers-Ravens, Pittsburgh appeared to have scored a touchdown on a Le'Veon Bell run to cut the Baltimore lead to 22-20 with a two-point attempt awaiting.

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NFL to Define “Strike Zones” Rules for Hits Amid Recent Injuries

By Tim Schavitz | 22 comments

In order to avoid controversy over player safety, Roger Goodell held a press conference immediately after Monday Night Football to enact NFL rule changes to be effective in Week 7 of the season.

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