NFL Earmarks $100 Million To Address Concussions

Sep 15, 2016

Football season is underway, and the NFL has rolled out a new campaign to deal with concussions. The league says it will spend more than $100 million to improve helmet safety and fund medical research.

Here & Now‘s Jeremy Hobson speaks with sports analyst Mike Pesca about the NFL’s efforts address head injuries.


Mike Pesca, Here & Now sports analyst, host of the daily podcast The Gist. He tweets @pescami. Copyright 2016 NPR. To see more, visit NPR.