Just days after the Super Bowl, two California lawmakers announced a bill to prevent minors from playing organized tackle football before high school.
“The Superbowl may be over, but the risk of brain injury to kids who play tackle football remains,” said Assembly members Kevin McCarty (D-Sacramento), a co-author of the bill. “The Golden State’s children need to know that no touchdown or interception is worth long-term damage to their brains caused by tackle football.”
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Do you think tackle football should be banned until high school?— KTVU (@KTVU) February 9, 2018