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Hard Risks: Concussions in Sports, From the Boxing Ring to the Gridiron | Retro Report on PBS

♪♪ -Every autumn Sunday, football’s bone-shattering hits unhinge NFL players across the country. -Over the past several years, the National Football League has been shaken by the controversy over the long-term impact of concussions. -In a surprise announcement, star 49ers linebacker Chris Borland says he’s retiring from the NFL, after just one season. -Around training …

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Soccer Officially Announces It Is Gay

Soccer Officially Announces It Is Gay

Welcome back to Sports Dome. It’s the startling conffession that has the whole sports world buzzing. Soccer has come out of the coloset to tell the world it’s gay. A FIFA spokesperson made the announcement at a press conference earlier today. -Soccer is not ashamed of what it is. Soccer is a gay sport. Youth …

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Why Do We Play Games?

Hey, Vsauce. Michael here. Why do humans play games? Whether it’s a video game or a board game or a physical game, like soccer – or football. I don’t have to put the ball in the net to survive, and, even if I did, why would I invite a goalie and another team? Games are …

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This Man Knows How to Move

– This summer I saw a video of a guy dancing during halftime of a football game, and I thought, “Oh, he’s gotta come to me. I’m bringing him to New York.” All the way from Phoenix, Arizona, please welcome Oscar and the Arizona Rattlers Dance Team. [cheers and applause] [Fifth Harmony feat Kid Ink’s …

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