Come Saturday night, eyes across New England and the nation will be glued to the Patriots and their playoff duel against the Indianapolis Colts. While the post-season brings thrills, there’s also serious risk in every game. And for football's youngest players, the risk is greater, and the recovery is more delicate.
- Dr. William Meehan is the director of the Sports Concussion Clinic at Boston Children’s Hospital and the author of a new study on the effects of concussions on kids.
This is just the latest in our series of in-depth reports on concussions.