Can Football Survive The CTE Crisis? | Connecticut Public Radio

Can Football Survive The CTE Crisis?

Dec 8, 2017

This hour: the National Football League.

Just hearing those words once beckoned vivid mental images -- scenes of athletes entertaining millions with their heroic throws and jaw-clenching tackles.

In recent years, however, the NFL's image has darkened -- clouded by concerns surrounding athlete behavior and a brain disease known as CTE. 

So what lies head for American football? Coming up, we take a closer look and we also hear from you.


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Chion Wolf and Evan Sobol contributed to this show.