Post Profile

NFL Players Willing To Hide Concussions To Continue Playing, Study Says

Well, here is a bit of interesting information: According to the Associated Press, it appears that professional football players are more inclined to hide their concussions, at least says a small sample size. Out of a survey of 44 players, 23 said they would hide their concussion to stay in the game. Obviously, this is pretty shocking, but I am not sure if it is really surprising.
read more


Related Posts

NFL Concussion Suit Arguments To Start In April

American Football / NFL : NFL Gridiron Gab

A federal judge will hear oral arguments in about two months on requests to throw out lawsuits by thousands of former NFL players regarding concussions suffered while playing for the league, the Associated Press reports. U.S. Easter...

ESPN Survey of 82 Players Reveals Raiders Are NFL's Least Desirable Team

American Football / NFL : Bleacher Report - NFL

Every player has a team that he would never play for unless he received a huge contract. According to an NFL Nation Confidential survey, the Oakland Raiders are the franchise that the most players have the least interest in playing ...

Majority of NFL Players Would Play in Super Bowl Despite Concussion, Says Survey

American Football / NFL : Bleacher Report - NFL

NFL players put their bodies in jeopardy every Sunday, willing to make the immense physical sacrifice it takes to play football at the highest level. Sometimes the competitive fire can prevail over what's good for an individual's lo...

Watered-down settlement reached in NCAA concussion suit

American Football / NFL : ProFootballTalk

NCAA football players get far less compensation than their professional counterparts.  That same dynamic will apply to their respective concussion lawsuits, at least for now. Via the Associated Press, a pending college football clas...

Plenty of players will still hide concussions in order to keep playing

American Football / NFL : ProFootballTalk

As the league tries to improve the protocol for diagnosing concussions during games, the NFL continues to wrestle with a basic reality that exists at every level of the sport. Football players want to play football.  Thus, they’ll b...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC