…as long as I have anything to say about it:
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I’ve been concerned about this issue for going on two years now, and finally, last night at halftime on NBC, Bob Costas said something about it. I’m sure it was a league-approved message, but it felt like FINALLY it was becoming a mainstream concern. Honestly the whole thing makes it much harder for me to watch and enjoy football.
You can call me a spoilsport, but with the prevalence of performance-enhancing drugs and the innovations in pads and helmets making them lighter — thus allowing players to move faster — it seems like an increase in these incidents is approaching.