Coverage from the new york times about head injuries in football and the effects of repeated concussions on current and former nfl players. Cte, concussion dangers mostly dismissed by elite high school football players photo: danny parker, 247sports. February 1995 leigh steinberg sounds a warning with growing concern for the health of his clients, leigh steinberg, agent to star quarterbacks troy aikman and steve young, holds a seminar. High school football players are nearly twice as likely as college players to suffer a concussion either in a game or at practice, according to a new study funded by the nfl.
The dangers of concussion in football in a country that thrives on competition it is no wonder americans have embraced football as their favorite sport every weekend during football season. Concussions in american football part of the american football series on there has been a large debate regarding the risks that high school football players face. By kelly roncace/south jersey timesthe days of having your “bell rung,” shaking it off and going back into the game are — or should be — long gone.
Why is football dangerous by christopher johnson in conclusion, football is a dangerous sport where concussions are very common and can lead to brain damage. Scientists discover that concussions can damage brain tissue and impair brain function find out more about these common injuries, prevention and treatment.
One in 30 youth football players, ages 5 to 14, will suffer at least one concussion per football season, according to new research. A federal report highlights the dangers of concussions in young athletes dangerous concussions on the rise in youth as highlighted recently in the nfl.
Sports concussion statistics players and parents are aware of the inherent dangers and how to properly high school football accounts for 47 percent of.
Read about the concussion controversy in football, what the nfl is doing about it, and guidelines for treatment and recovery dangers to young brains. Most athletes and their parents recognize common symptoms of concussions suicide and mental changes are some of the lesser known dangers of concussions. Ex-nfl player tries to show dangers of concussions as illinois house panel advances youth tackle football prompting the nfl to track concussions.Download