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Ahead of the Super Bowl, Trump said he would ‘have a hard time’ letting his son Barron play football, citing safety concerns

President Donald Trump said he would "have a hard time" letting his son, Barron play football, in an interview ahead of the Super Bowl.
The NFL has been trying to make kickoffs safer with mixed results.

Trump suggested the NFL is being ruined now that it’s addressing brain injuries — here’s what collisions do to players

Trump didn't just bash the NFL because of the national anthem protests. He also said the game has been ruined by rules to protect players' brains.

Aaron Hernandez had a severe form of the brain disease that impacts a wide swath of NFL players — here’s what it does

A brain scan showed that Hernandez' CTE was advanced when he killed himself at age 27. Studies suggest the disease impacts 99% of former NFL players.

Soccer heading can lead to brain damage and mid-life dementia — here’s what should be done

Many parents encourage their children to play soccer, since it's considered a non-contact sport. But the latest research casts doubt on that assumption.

NFL denies it pulled $30 million in funding for concussion research

Outside the Lines published a report Tuesday saying the NFL pulled funding on a big concussion study because of one researcher's objectivity. The NFL denies it.