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RoanokeFan
08-08-2012, 09:46 PM
NEW RULE REDUCED CONCUSSIONS ON KICKOFFS, STUDY SAYS (http://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2012/08/07/sports/football/ap-fbn-concussion-data.html?_r=1&ref=football)

Excerpt: "Changes to the NFLís kickoff rules appear to account for a slight decline in the number of concussions (http://health.nytimes.com/health/guides/disease/concussion/overview.html?inline=nyt-classifier) reported across the league last season, according to a consulting firmís study of injury data provided by the NFL Players Association." Read more...