NFL Season Kicks Off With New Safety Rules


Alan Schwarz, national correspondent, The New York Times
Buzz Bissinger, sports columnist, The Daily Beast

A growing body of evidence shows that concussions and other head inquires can lead to brain damage and the early onset of dementia. The NFL hopes new rules for the 2011-2012 season will help reduce those injuries, but many fans argue that violence is just part of the game.



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