Monday, May 12, 2014

Knock Yourself Out

Doubts about football are sinking in even in small town Texas.

Amid widespread and growing concerns about the physical dangers of the sport, the school board here approved plans in February to shut down the district’s entry-level, tackle-football program for seventh graders in favor of flag football. There was little objection.

Texans still love football, but parents don't want their kids to become brain damaged adults like Junior Seau and Tony Dorsett.