Originally written on SteelerAddicts  |  Last updated 11/15/14
One of the members here on SteelerAddicts, also on staff, recently wrote a paper for her college professor on a subject close to heart and to the hearts of not only Pittsburgh Steelers fans, but NFL fans across the country. Eve Kronzek graciously gave us permission to use her paper as an article for blog; thank you Eve, we greatly appreciate it. We think it’s very well written and we’re definitely proud of Eve for her dedication to research on this subject and for all her support of SteelerAddicts. We’re sure that you’ll enjoy reading it as much as we did. So without further delay…Has the growing emphasis on player safety tainted or enriched professional sports? “I believe the game was designed to reward the ones who hit the hardest. If you can’t take it, you shouldn’t play.” These famous words were voiced by former Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Jack Lambert, who in 2004 was named the toughest football player of all time by Fox Sports Net. However, Jack Lambert played mainly in the...
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