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#15 : June 15, 2013, 05:40:13 PM

     The only thing that COULD kill off NFL football is lawyers bankrupting the NFL. There certainly is a safety issue, with bigger guys getting faster and faster. The joints like knees, shoulders, and ankles don't get significantly stronger to withstand the impact. Medicine, fueled by the big money of the NFL, has made remarkable advances. As for concussions, I think it will get worked out.
      Most retired players initially say they wouldn't change a thing in their football career despite failing health, but the longer they live with their failing health, the more likely they will change their tune to one of regretting staying in football. Many of them have changed their tune...
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