Al Toon encouraged to see NFL's steps for concussion awareness

Monday's health and safety news from the world of football:

  • Forbes Magazine looked at how Seattle-based X2 Biosystems is poised to change the approach to evaluation of traumatic brain injury and concussions.
  • The Sports Agent Blog featured a freelance article on the decision of whether or not prospective NFL rookies should choose a private NFL combine training facility or train themselves.
  • Med Page Today reported on a recently released study that said painkillers might worsen the headache after a concussion.

-- Bill Bradley, contributing editor

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