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Is Big Football the New Big Tobacco?

Both Sports Illustrated and ESPN the Magazine ran excerpts today of a soon-to-be-released book called "League of Denial: The NFL, Concussions, and the Battle for Truth," by journalists Mark Fainaru-Wada and Steve Fainaru. The duo writes that the NFL not only ignored evidence showing that concussions are extremely detrimental to the long-term health of players, but that the league engaged in a campaign to hide such research and worked to keep the public unaware of the true damage concussions could cause. (US News & World Report)


Recent ACC & NCAA News Articles:

Cam Newton relishes new role: Santa

No. 1 Kentucky takes domination to new level in demolition of UCLA

Mark Cuban finalized the Rajon Rondo trade at the 'Colbert Report' finale, per Keith Olbermann

Watch ESPN's GameDay segment on coaches dancing in locker room

Oklahoma State's LeBryan Nash is loving college even if he never planned to be a senior


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