Smartest Team: Making High School Football Safer;
Smartest Team: Making High School Football Safer; Previous Broadcasts
KQED Life: Wed, Oct 9, 2013 -- 9:00 PM
Head injuries in youth and high school football pose daunting challenges, ones that sensational media coverage has many parents believing are insurmountable. Add in a culture resistant to change, too many coaches still teaching players to block and tackle using their heads, players unwilling to report concussions, and a sport in which, despite new laws, new technology and new tests, concussion identification and management remains haphazard, and parents are left wondering what can be done to improve safety.
- KQED Life: Thu, Oct 10, 2013 -- 3:00 AM