Oct 9, 2013

League of Denial: The NFL's Concussion Crisis

The NFL is facing a crisis: A growing number of scientists and thousands of former players are drawing a link between the violent collisions at the heart of the game and an alarming incidence of early-onset dementia and catastrophic brain damage.


League of Denial: The NFL's Concussion Crisis


The league recently agreed to settle a lawsuit by 4,200 former players who claimed football led to brain damage — but questions about the link aren’t going away any time soon.

They may threaten the very future of the game.