Transcript for Dr. Oz Catches Flack Over NFL Promo
Wait just a minute says well known television doctor -- it's. -- global change my life. Because I realized I couldn't so when her son it was worth the -- -- thrilled because now we get to grew up it was a quick passage. Sure enough he tackled this kid and I tried to. That's Peterson -- Oliver. Six that things in -- -- never forget -- his father. He's defending himself from charges. He's a shill for the NFL after this TV promo aired around the country this weekend. In it doctor talks about football as a rite of passage one that helped his -- on Oliver grow up. The issue for many critics including a columnist with the LA times. The very real health and medical problems sometimes caused by the game especially concussions. Some field as a doctor Oz shouldn't be seen promoting the sport. -- calls the criticism unfair. Says that he spoke from the heart. Received two tickets to suitable for time. Any NFL donated 20000 dollars maturity of his choice as for the NFL. Spokesman says they received zero complaints about that 32 spot.
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