Football: The Effects Of Concussions In Football

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What are the effects on an NFL player getting a concussion? Football players get concussions when the player gets hit to hard. When people get hit too hard in the head, the most likely have a concussion. Last year in the NFL there were 271 game related concussions that season. The worst one was the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Cincinnati Bengals (NFL.com). Fighting for the playoffs, The Steelers threw the ball to Antonio Brown with 22 seconds left. He dropped it; Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict hit Antonio Brown directly in the head. He was knocked out unconscious. The Steelers won the game with a field goal. When you play Football, you’re supposed to hit to the chest. Whenever someone hits you higher, that’s a risk of getting
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