Found March 23, 2013 on The Penalty Flag:
In a move that sparked an immediate furor among fans and players of the NFL, the league banned players on either side of the ball from leading a hit with the crown of their helmet. Seeing as how the stated goal of the NFL has been to decrease concussions, it makes sense that they would target a routine play that can frequently lead to a concussion. Naturally though fans aren’t too keen on it... Read more
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