Football's great character test
On the surface, the game is changing; underneath, a strong heart beats
NEW ORLEANS -- Once you get past all the declarations by league commissioner Roger Goodell, the recent posturing by the NFL Players Association and the fears that have driven even President Obama to chime in with his own opinions, we should remember something important: Football will be fine. It's going through a difficult time. It's facing major challenges likes it's never seen before. But it's not going anywhere. The game will only grow stronger.
It's hard to think about this possibility ...
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