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28 Dec 15San Francisco Chronicle: Technology Will Make Football Safer

SAN FRANCISCO, C.A., December 28, 2016

“The game of football is under the microscope because of heightened awareness of concussions and other head trauma experienced by players of all ages. The new movie “Concussion” has intensified that debate. New technology advances can change these outcomes and allow the game to play on.

I was privileged to play seven seasons in the NFL as an offensive lineman for the New York Jets. I suffered at least three concussions in my football career. I understand the growing concerns of parents about the long-term health of their children — even those who will never play in college or the NFL.” – John Roman, Former NFL Player and CEO of Defend Your Head

Hear what former NFL player and CEO of Defend Your Head, John Roman, has to say about how emerging head protection technologies can transform safety in the sport he loves. Read more from the San Francisco Chronicle.