The Massillon marching band goes wild during the big game. David Deal for NPR hide caption

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George Visger, 51, has severe short-term-memory loss due to multiple head injuries experienced while playing football. Lianne Milton for NPR hide caption

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Umpire Gilbert signals a score. He has been a high school football official for the past 20 years. Tom Goldman/NPR hide caption

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Head Coach Sean Berner gives a pep talk to members of the Falcons football team of Fort Campbell High School in Kentucky. Courtesy of Kim Williams hide caption

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