NFL Institutes New Concussion Policy

Washington Redskins running back Clinton Portis' Nov. 29 concussion in a game against the Atlanta Falcons illustrates the danger of collisions on the field -- and it may be cases like his that have changed the way pro football views these injuries. Portis was hurt in a helmet-to-helmet hit in the first quarter of the game. "We kept Clinton at home just to get rest," Redskins coach Jim Zorn told the Associated Press. "That was kind of doctor's orders." The incident comes just days before the...Full Story
Commenting on this article is closed.