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Felton: Can't ponder risks while playing

Jerome Felton (John Emms/Viking Update)

Jerome Felton admits he leads with his head when blocking and knows the risks, but he isn't willing to ponder them while he is still playing. In the wake of the PBS documentary on the NFL and concussions, the Vikings' physical fullback gave his view on the matter.

PBS ran a two-hour documentary on Tuesday that was, in many ways, an indictment of how the NFL has historically handled concussions among their players. On the investigative series "Frontline," the title of the program was essentially all one needed to know to ascertain the tone of the show – "League of Denial: The NFL's Concussion Crisis." At a time when the league is taking tangible...

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