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The concussion games

January 3rd, 2015

Episode 63 of 147 episodes

With growing evidence that concussion is linked to long term brain injuries, collision sports are on notice. But the AFL's concussion experts have attacked the evidence. Reporter Wendy Carlisle investigates the AFL’s concussion games. (This program was originally broadcast on 22 June 2014.)