From the AP story: The death comes at a time when head injuries in football are attracting attention at all levels of the sport.
- by Michael Gaio
- November 2013
Michael Gaio is Marketing Director of Athletic Business.
Utah State Athletes Injured in Crash Upgraded to Stable It was the hardest call Matt Wells has ever had to make. And he had to make it four different times. When the Utah State football coach called the parents of players who were seriously injured in a car collision on Friday afternoon, he didn't have much more information than they did. read more
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