The Tragic Risk Of An American Obsession Summary

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In the article “The Tragic Risk of An American Obsession.” In Time Magazine by Sean Gregory asks the question, how much brain injury can we accept? This question is triggered when a high schooler dies of a brain injury that occurred during a football game. Gregory goes into detail about how football is a dangerous game, the repercussions of playing football, and how we can make it safer. Football is a dangerous sport. It leads high school sports with most the concussions per year. Also 19 boys ages seven through nine were followed through a season, 3061 hits to the head and 60 percent of the tackles happened in practice. There are many repercussions of playing football. It is estimated that one third of previous NFL players will develop a
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