Former College Football Players are Taking the NCAA to Court Over Concussions

Former College Football Players are Taking the NCAA to Court Over Concussions

Fred Pettus, a former defensive end at the University of Richmond, remembers his first concussion vividly. He was an 18-year-old in high school chasing a running back out of bounds when he tackled him, slid, and hit his head on the opponent’s bench. He was knocked out cold. When he came to, he sat on the bench in a fog, while his coaches ran across the field to look at him. His memories of his final concussion aren’t so clear. He knows it happened on September 16, 1989, in a televised night game against James Madison University. But he’s never...

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