NJ Spotlight News

How safe is high school football, even with rule changes?

Clip: 10/20/2022 | 4m 8s | Video has closed captioning.

When Jason Krystofiak played High School football at Colonia 20 years ago, concussions weren't taken seriously. Now, the former high school player is a sports medicine physician, and concussions are a major concern from Pop Warner to the NFL. Krystofiak says research and rule changes have helped athletes reduce the risk of sustaining a serious injury while playing.

Aired: 10/20/22

Rating: NR

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