Re: PBS Frontline: "League of Denial"
Originally Posted by Caveat Emperor
Hockey players take a lot of hits, but you don't see nearly the same level of violent impacts to the head that you do in football. Hockey is lots of body blows.
Hockey players also rarely get pancaked to the ground the way NFLers do in games and in practice.
The most interesting portion of the League of Denial program was the theory that it may not take violent impacts for CTE to occur. If true, other sports may have trouble down the road as well.
How do we know he's not Mel Torme?