. NFL, NFLPA agree to modifications in concussion protocols that will go into effect immediately « JO LEE MAGAZINE

FOX NEWS/The National Football League and the NFLPA will implement new concussion protocols in time for Sunday’s games.

The NFLPA released a statement that they had made changes to the protocol — something that both parties said was necessary and imminent — but was urging the league to accept.

A key change to the protocols is that any player who is diagnosed with ataxia — “abnormality of balance/stability, motor coordination or dysfunctional speech caused by a neurological issue” — my not return to the game.

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