Originally posted on SteelerAddicts  |  Last updated 5/4/12
This is Part One of my article on where the NFL is headed following the death of Junior Seau and the fallout from ‘BountyGate.’    The death of Junior Seau is sad and disturbing on many levels and perhaps maybe in the end, it will cast a more specific light on what the former players of the National Football League go through once their careers have ended. If a true light is destined to shine on the issue, then the beam is clearly aimed at NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell who will no doubt continue to be under more and more pressure as the issue of ‘player safety’ becomes more relevant. (I’ll have more on player safety in part two.) If you have read any of my stuff in the past then you already know I have no love for the Commissioner. While I understand his intentions in pushing for greater player safety, I strongly disagree with how it has been implemented and worse yet, his overwhelming lack of communication to the fans reeks of pending litigation brought forth by former players. The former
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