RENEE MONTAGNE, Host:
Commentator Frank Deford would like to remind fans now, of the darker side of sports, including soccer and football.
FRANK DEFORD: Football and soccer are well-established as, in the worst sense of the word, head games. They're too popular to be substantially changed. But if we can find a way to discover which players are more susceptible to permanent damage from concussions, it will make both sports more tolerable entertainments.
MONTAGNE: This is MORNING EDITION from NPR News. I'm Renee Montagne.
MARY LOUISE KELLY, Host:
And I'm Mary Louise Kelly.
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