NFL Concussion Protocol: What Is It?
29 November, 2017
NFL concussion protocol has been around since 2009. It has been tweaked a few times along the way, the most recent being 2016, and it is a protocol that is definitely here to stay as the NFL attempts to make the sport of professional football safer for its players. So, what happens in that blue tent when a player is suspected of having suffered a concussion? There are five steps in the NFL concussion protocol: The player is removed from the game if a play is determined to be a poten [...]