Originally posted on Shutdown Corner  |  Last updated 12/15/11
We were very happy to welcome a special guest o the Shutdown Corner Podcast on Thursday: Peter King, the longtime NFL writer for Sports Illustrated and SI.com. You can also see Peter on the NBC SportsTalk show on the Versus Network, and on NBC's Football Night in America telecasts every Sunday evening through the football season. Peter's obviously one of the more well-connected guys in the business, but before we took a swing around the NFL, we wanted to give him the opportunity to talk about a brilliant piece he wrote about the 1986 Cincinnati Bengals for the most recent Sports Illustrated issue. Peter did a huge and very well-researched journey back in time with a team from 25 years ago to get the players' takes on the risks they took in the game then, and how they're paying for it to different degrees today. It really is a brilliant article, so do check it out. After that, we turned to current NFL matters, starting with the league's nebulous in-game concussion policy, and what s...
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