It's to prevent concussions. The more rules they enforce to protect the player's health, the less money it will cost them for insurance and retirement benefits. And you protect your star athletes, too.
Goodell is a business man first. Protect your assets, limit your liability.
So lame. This rule is going to ruin this league in my opinion. The QB coddling almost did, but this will put it over the top.
The frustrating thing is that we all know this is driven by money. The owners/Goodell don't give a s*** about the player's health. They just don't want their moneymakers to miss games. If it came from an altruistic place, it would make me feel better.
[ Edited by YouGotGored on Oct 18, 2010 at 23:35:19 ]
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