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Vikings' Mike Priefer returns from ban, praises sensitivity training

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

  • CBS Sports reported that the Boston City Council on Wednesday approved health and safety measures for NCAA athletes who play in Boston, including requiring a neurotrauma consultant at every Division I football, ice hockey and men's lacrosse event to monitor head, neck and spine injuries.
  • KCBS-TV in Los Angeles reported on the concussion pill being developed by researchers at the University of Texas-Dallas to relieve symptoms of head injuries.
  • KETK-TV looked at the implementation of baseline concussion testing in Tyler, Texas.

-- Bill Bradley, contributing editor

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