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NFL Should Crackdown On Performance Enhancing Drugs

As the NFL looks to make the game safer, one key step that may need to be bolstered is to have rigorous rules and severe penalties for the use of performance enhancing drugs.


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Several Concerns Still Remain After NFL Concussion Settlement

A major concern, still, is that the NCAA has not picked up many of the same practices of the NFL.


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Former Eagle Bill Bergey Delighted NFL Is Settling Concussion Lawsuit

Bergey says he got involved in the players’ lawsuit as a matter of principle for those who are suffering the persistent effects of brain injuries.