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(The Washington Post)
What do settlements mean for the NFL?
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More than 4,500 former NFL players agreed to a settlement over concussion-related lawsuits that could have financially crippled the league. The NFL's $765 million payout will go toward compensation, medical exams and future research—but questions remain about how the decision will impact the game, from peewee leagues to the professional level. Edge of Sports columnist Dave Zirin and LaMar Campbell of the NFLPA's Atlanta chapter discuss the settlement with host Nia-Malika Henderson.
More than 4,500 former NFL players agreed to a settlement over concussion-related lawsuits that could have financially crippled the league. The NFL's $765 million payout will go toward compensation, medical exams and future research—but questions remain about how the decision will impact the game, from peewee leagues to the professional level. Edge of Sports columnist Dave Zirin and LaMar Campbell of the NFLPA's Atlanta chapter discuss the settlement with host Nia-Malika Henderson.
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