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Study: Current helmets meet standards

Updated: July 23, 2010, 6:07 PM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- The results of an independent study commissioned by the NFL and the players' union show modern helmets meet all national safety standards, though it stressed that no helmet can prevent concussions and more studies are necessary.

The results were forwarded to teams on Friday, along with a memo from commissioner Roger Goodell outlining the study and a question-and-answer brief designed for players.

The results come roughly three months after a congressional committee criticized ...

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