Jason Breslow

Concussion Watch

Tracks head injuries and NFL policies at Frontline, as part of a program called Concussion Watch

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The number of concussions in the NFL is on the decline, but there were still  123 in the 2014 season . That could be part of the reason the League is hiring a Chief Medical Officer.

NFL Concussions

The number of concussions in the NFL is on the decline, but there were still 123 in the 2014 season . That could be part of the reason the League is hiring a Chief Medical Officer.

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