I Played Youth Football for Years. What Will They Find in My Brain?

A new study from Boston University suggests that youth aged six to 12 who play football are at a higher risk for irreversible damage to their brains. Even Mike Ditka — had he a young son today — wouldn’t let him play football. “I think the risk is worse than the reward. I really do.”

Source: Esquire
Published: Sep 27, 2017
Length: 8 minutes (2,025 words)