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Changes to U.S. college football drills could curb head impacts

Limiting time spent on specific drills during practice could help reduce head impacts among U.S. college football players, researchers say.

Shortening the highest-risk drills by a few minutes per practice could cut the equivalent of nearly a year’s worth of head impacts over the course of a college career, the researchers write in Annals of Biomedical Engineering.