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This is your brain on football

Discussion in 'Chargers Fan Forum' started by in_a_days, Jan 27, 2009.

  1. in_a_days

    in_a_days dgaf

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    Dead athletes' brains show damage from concussions


     
  2. Sydalish

    Sydalish Addicted to Sports

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    Yeah just saw that this morning - no bueno :no: At least they are doing more research in to it tho. So sad to see what happens to a lot of these guys after they retire... the divorce and bankruptcy rate w/in 5 years of retiring from the NFL is staggering.
     
  3. chargerlipz

    chargerlipz Leading the league in nose hairs.

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    Sheesh, and all this time I thought concussions were good for you. Boy was I wrong.:icon_shrug:
     
  4. Gridreaper

    Gridreaper BoltTalker

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    ...:icon_huh::icon_huh:Hmmm, Al Davis musta played a lot of football:icon_shrug:
     
  5. Kwak

    Kwak ....

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    Messed up.

    I had 1 major one when I was in Jr HS on a Saturday. Was back a practice the next Monday. Had 2 mild ones in HS. Didn't know **** back in the 70-80s

    But these guy have had between 10-100. That's just nutso.
     
  6. Ride The Lightning

    Ride The Lightning Join the Dark Side, we have cookies.

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    This is no surprise to me.
     

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