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CFL announces end to all full-contact practices, effective immediately - is NFL next?

Here’s an interesting bit of football news from north of the border: effective immediately, the Canadian Football League is putting an end to full-contact padded practices during the season. As reported by TSN’s Dave Naylor, the CFL and CFL Players’ Association will announce the change on Wednesday. The move is being made with player safety in mind, with the aim of significantly reducing the number of collisions players absorb over the course of a season.
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