11 months Study links NFL career length to cognitive health problems MB |Sports
By Agence France-Presse NFL players with longer careers are at greater risk of developing serious cognitive problems such as confusion, memory loss, depression and anxiety, according to a new survey. Players with longer NFL careers are at greater risk of developing cognitive problems according to a new study The study, based on a survey of nearly 3,500 former NFL players, is believed to be the first of its kind to examine the links between career longevity and position with cognitive and mental health outcomes. The report, published Friday in The American Journal of Sports Medicine, revealed that players who experienced ... more