By David Louie
abcnews.com | September 12, 2013
“The number of students playing high school football is on the decline and while strapped school budgets could be part of the reason, there’s also growing concern about the lasting impact of concussions on young players.
Football builds teamwork, spirit and character, but the sport is undergoing some serious introspection.
“I think people are in denial mostly because they just don’t want to believe something they love so much is dangerous if handled improperly,” said New York Times sports reporter Alan Schwarz.”