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Football and the human body

  For some reason, various expert observers, coaches and physicians wonder why football causes so many gruesome injuries -- the torn ACL and concussions in particular. The variety of grass, artificial turf, the wrong shoes, less-than-serious pre-season conditioning, head-to-head tackling get their share of blame. All of these factors may deserve some of the blame. But you would ...
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