NPR Rails Against NFL Football: So Evil 'It Can Damage Your Soul As Well As Your Brain’

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Nov 14, 2013 10:37 AM
If NFL owners and players wanted to dismiss the racially charged hazing of Miami Dolphins offensive lineman Jonathan Martin as Fun With Rookies, they better be prepared for the media nerds who want to destroy the popularity of football so it sinks to the cultural level of boxing. On Wednesday’s Morning Edition, NPR set loose its sports commentator Frank Deford to tell parents not to let their boys (or girls) play football, because it can “damage your soul as well as your brain”: