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☆ Read Í League of Denial: The NFL, Concussions, and the Battle for Truth by Mark Fainaru-Wada ✓ PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL PLAYERS DO NOT SUSTAIN FREQUENT REPETITIVE BLOWS TO THE BRAIN ON A REGULAR BASISSo Concluded The National Football League In A DecemberScientific Paper On Concussions In Americas Most Popular Sport That Judgment, Implausible Even To A Casual Fan, Also Contradicted The Opinion Of A Growing Cadre Of Neuroscientists Who Worked In Vain To Convince The NFL That It Was Facing A Deadly New Scourge A Chronic Brain Disease That Was Driving An Alarming Number Of Players Including Some Of The All Time Greats To Madness League Of Denial Reveals How The NFL, Over A Period Of Nearly Two Decades, Sought To Cover Up And Deny Mounting Evidence Of The Connection Between Football And Brain DamageComprehensively, And For The First Time, Award Winning ESPN Investigative Reporters Mark Fainaru Wada And Steve Fainaru Tell The Story Of A Public Health Crisis That Emerged From The Playing Fields Of Our St Century Pastime Everyone Knew That Football Is Violent And Dangerous But What The Players Who Built The NFL Into ABillion Industry Didnt Know And What The League Sought To Shield From Them Is That No Amount Of Padding Could Protect The Human Brain From The Force Generated By Modern Football That The Very Essence Of The Game Could Be Exposing These Players To Brain DamageIn A Fast Paced Narrative That Moves Between The NFL Trenches, Americas Research Labs And The Boardrooms Where The NFL Went To War Against Science, League Of Denial Examines How The League Used Its Power And Resources To Attack Independent Scientists And Elevate Its Own Flawed Research A Campaign With Echoes Of Big Tobaccos Fight To Deny The Connection Between Smoking And Lung Cancer It Chronicles The Tragic Fates Of Players Like Hall Of Fame Pittsburgh Steelers Center Mike Webster, Who Was So Disturbed At The Time Of His Death He Fantasized About Shooting NFL Executives And Former Chargers Great Junior Seau, Whose Diseased Brain Became The Target Of An Unseemly Scientific Battle Between Researchers And The NFL Based On Exclusive Interviews, Previously Undisclosed Documents And Private Emails, This Is The Story Of What The NFL Knew And When It Knew It Questions At The Heart Of Crisis That Threatens Football, From The Highest Levels All The Way Down To Pop Warner Its inconceivable that the NFL can continue to make billions of dollars as lords of a sport which abuses its participants at a rate such as occurs every game of the NFL schedule Although awareness of the degree of abuse suffered by players should terminate the NFL, the game will continue beause the players are as greedy and self absorbed as the owners The book is a true eye opener, but it probably won t matter.
It took a lot of guts to go up against a huge monster like the NFL, but this book tells the truth I highly recommend this book to all parents who want their kids to be in a high contact sport.


An absolute must.
Troubling if you thought the athletes well being was important.
Troubling if you plan to let your son play competitive football.
Your vision of sports will never be the same.
Its inconceivable that the NFL can continue to make billions of dollars as lords of a sport which abuses its participants at a rate such as occurs every game of the NFL schedule Although awareness of the degree of abuse suffered by players should terminate the NFL, the game will continue beause the players are as greedy and self absorbed as the owners The book is a true eye opener, but it probably won t matter.