Study: Most Americans want end to tackle football before age 14

A majority of Americans — both sports fans and 
non-spectators alike — say the NFL has failed to 
address the problem of sports-related concussions, and believes tackle football before the age of 14 should be eliminated, according to a poll conducted by 
University of Massachusetts Lowell researchers…

Expert quote:

“It’s fascinating. Public perception, as exemplified by this poll, is really greater than the current science truly indicates. … I find it amazing that the public has become so aware of this issue so quickly.”

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