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Concussion Combo: Tobacco and the NFL

Despite tobacco being the number one killing drug in the world, smokeless tobacco has been allowed in NFL locker rooms everywhere for a long time. With league medcial officals admitting to a link between the NFL and CTE, all types of questions are starting to arise. General tobacco usage and concussions is becoming the newest chapter.

Surfacing reports are suggesting teams were withholding concussion info. How about a quick fact to go with that: If a team participated in concussion testing the first round and the didn't do any follow up testing, all of their records were voided. Therefore, If half the teams in the NFL don't follow up on its initial findings, that's years of studies gone!

Let's start doing the math with another equation: Concussions x Tobacco = NFL?