Found March 20, 2014 on Pro Sports Daily:
The first world is where hard-hitting safeties were once feared, adorned, respected, and welcomed in the NFL. A world created and cultivated by Ken Houston, Jack Tatum, Ronnie Lott, Steve Atwater, Brian Dawkins, Leroy Butler and John Lynch. When those superstars delivered punishing hits to opposing players, they were cheered like gladiators. Goldson was following in their legendary footsteps. However, that world is being eliminated by NFL commissioner Roger Goodell. The NFL is not interested in seeing their players obtain head injuries. Getting sued for millions by former players who sustained concussions is one major factor that has led to rules changes. Seeing several former players contract chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), such as Junior Seau, is troublesome for the NFL, even if there is not a direct medical link between blows to the head and the ailment. Goldson’s worlds collided in 2013. He faced a one-game suspension for a hit against New Orleans running back Darren S...
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