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Not all Super Bowl commercials this year will be flying dogs and Morgan Freeman rapping. The New York Times will be airing these powerful concussion spot during Sunday's big game...

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ByUselves77 months
The Truth and the NYT are not synonymous.
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jeff7012177 months
How to avoid CTE? Don't use your helmet as a battering ram every time you tackle.
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Amazing Moves77 months
Where's Mike Ditka's issues? How about Dick LeBeau? I'm for more safety and all but, this ridiculous.
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Fearless_and_True77 months
Less concussions in the 50's with leather helmets
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Bige1177 months
That’s true. Same for rugby.
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OGTiger77 months
I’ll repeat what was already stated below.....the NFL approves a commercial that directly attacks the NFL on a subject that could bankrupt it. But let a group of veterans put together a commercial encouraging people to stand for the national anthem.....The NFL is a f’ing joke. Don’t watch it.
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rattlebucket77 months
NYT talking about truth. Hahaha Lets just shut it all down. Flag football it is.
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NASA_ISS_Tiger77 months
It was great, right up until the NYT logo at the end.
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Lsuchs77 months
Why not acknowledge possible damage and make just make them sign a damn waiver and be done with it? People die on the track in racing, people get limbs blown off for a lot less in the military (I know, necessity not sport). Just saying, you want millions of dollars or not?
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Black n Gold77 months
Not to discredit CTE and its effects, but shouldn't a widely circulated newspaper like the NY Times be hanging their hat on something bigger and more pertinent to it's readers?
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Run Ultra77 months
I would rather this ad than something going on about politics or sjw's.
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fightin tigers77 months
You realize the commercial airs during the Superbowl, right?
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hogminer77 months
The NFL approves this but not the Veterans ad encouraging people to stand for the National Anthem? Somethings fricky.
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PrimeTime Money77 months
Tell da troof.
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bountyhunter77 months
"The Truth" is just an angle, I guess this is the NY Times trying to buy some credibility.
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Mr. Hangover77 months
Sooo... this is OK, but the commercial about veterans and the anthem is not?
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Lsu10120577 months
If it does not fit my narrative then it is offensive to me. In any context.
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