NFL Concussions: The National Football League

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NFL Concussions The National Football League or commonly known as NFL was founded August 20th, 1920 in a town called Canton, Ohio. A group of men had gathered together at a Hupmobile showroom resulting in the birth of the NFL. It wasn’t always called the National Football League back in the early 1900s it was known as, the American Professional Football Association or APFA. The first president of the league was Jim Torpe, and at the time he was the most famous athlete. The NFL ignored how serious concussions were for almost 70 years, but in the last 10 years they have been stern about having a serious reform for concussion protocol. The NFL ignored over 70 years of research by medical doctors, on how concussions are something that needs to

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