Portis joins concussion lawsuit against the NFL
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CSN Washington dot com and then -- today. And and Daunte Culpepper. They lead did -- -- names on a list of 83 guys or hustle in the NF though because of concussion already have -- before the 500 people sewing them. What will be the difference in this situation are with the current board who say this when he they want to practice. We got a football field all game night he gave everything you wanted to gave everything I did. His his -- he had overtaken -- and who played from all the time and this and -- the way -- NFL was back early with it and started before Clinton. Where they'd get a huge real well all you think it's just -- back on the football field and play. But now and I think a lot of people go well big new Ritz but it wasn't that bad it was the NFL that was Flynn. He had the long term impact right who coaches than not or coffee thing in the brain -- -- on his life. When they obviously knew what the problem nothing that is why. I think every player -- all these lawsuits have. A case against the NFL whether or not they would get food court is going to be dragged on and on. You know story it may not but the reason why the NFL more recently has started get tougher on concussions is because of these lawsuits it's because these players have joined forces and said listen. We're point 24 she took knowledge the fact that there are long term injuries from football and it's ridiculous to think about the NFL. Would have its own doctors who excelled at Miller's long term damage and proof -- -- video while and this -- been going on since the beginning. A football team and we're not just talking about head injuries were talking about injuries in general and I'm really worried about or is he says look I'm very lucky I'm only 31 I'm retired. I got off. Pretty well considering a lot of other players he's only 31 -- -- having some effects and knows -- generally get worse as you get older if you're Smart you wanna be part of this lawsuit because who knows what's gonna happen long term and I think -- it's good for these guys because the NFL did not do its job years ago. Get the fact that the Cowboys are worth 2.2. Yet pages were one point eight billion -- one point seven -- These all of us are getting filthy rich and him moving up and up enough. And we'll talk a little bit about the new face -- that got Charlie use which is supposed to be safer. But the NFL's against the because of dollars -- -- think -- they're gonna get filthy rich the people that helped them get that way I don't think anybody shows up to see any -- To see Roger video they show up with the players and I think these players deserve something. And did not just because well it quality nation and all the -- work. You go to work of their plant some happened you can sue Lockett NFL players. CSN Washington dot com.