This poster on concussion in sports was designed for display in every NFL locker room. It was developed for NFL players and is the result of a joint effort between the NFL, NFL Players Association, CDC, Professional Football Athletic Trainers Society, and the NFL Physicians Society.
“Do your best to be as educated as possible—surrounding traumatic brain injury, surrounding concussions—so that you can make the best decision for your body going forward. … We want to be pro-football *and* pro-brain.” Ben Utecht Former Player and Super Bowl Champion In September 2016, the NFL Players Association (NFLPA) sent to players this educational video … Continued
“Comfort and performance are considerations when selecting a shoe, but the ability of the shoe to protect the foot and ankle is even more important.” Jeff Miller NFL Executive Vice President of Player Health and Safety The NFL, in partnership with the NFL Players Association, has developed this video that summarizes important information for football … Continued
The NFL, in collaboration with the NFLPA—through their respective biomechanical experts—coordinated laboratory testing on helmets that could be worn by NFL players during the upcoming 2017 season.