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NFL Concussion: League Reports Moving Kickoff Line Cut Concussions In Half For 2011

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INDIANAPOLIS, IN - FEBRUARY 05: Stephen Gostkowski #3 of the New England Patriots kicks off to the New York Giants to start Super Bowl XLVI at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 5, 2012 in Indianapolis, Indiana.
INDIANAPOLIS, IN - FEBRUARY 05: Stephen Gostkowski #3 of the New England Patriots kicks off to the New York Giants to start Super Bowl XLVI at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 5, 2012 in Indianapolis, Indiana.

It was nearly a year ago that the NFL announced kickoffs would be moved from the 30- to the 35-yard line with the stated goal of reducing concussions.

Mission accomplished.

Read the whole story at National Football Post

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