With the start of the NFL season, the National Football League has modified the rules related to hits with the head and helmet. Players are no longer allowed to lead with the head.
There is a decided hope by the league that this will lead to fewer concussions. Furthermore there is a decided hope by Americans that the NFL will enact rules leading to less domestic violence by players.
Steven Stark is a self educated social commentator, humorist, and contributor. He is currently enjoying partial retirement and acting as editor for The Grand Beacon.