|In a follow up to my piece on the size of football helmets–the NFL has altered its rules–not about the size of the helmet, which would have been a great sight–but rather requiring concussions be reviewed by independent neurologists, not just team doctors. See link below.
SPORTS / PRO FOOTBALL | November 23, 2009
N.F.L. to Shift in Its Handling of Concussions
By ALAN SCHWARZ
Teams will soon be required to receive advice from neurologists while treating players with brain injuries.