League of denial the NFL's concussion crisis
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A multibillion-dollar commercial juggernaut presides over America's indisputable national pastime. But the NFL is under assault as thousands of former players claim the league has covered up football's connection to long-term brain injuries. In a special two-hour investigation, Frontline and prize-winning journalists Steve Fainaru and Mark Fainaru-Wada of ESPN reveal the hidden story of the NFL and brain injuries.
National Football League
-- Corrupt practices.
Brain -- Concussion -- United States.
Brain -- Wounds and injuries -- United States.
Brain damage -- Patients -- United States.
Football -- Moral and ethical aspects -- United States.
Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| [Arlington, Virginia] :PBS,2013
|Other Titles|| Frontline (Television program)
League of denial.
NFL's concussion crisis
producer, writer, director.
Gilmore, Jim, producer, reporter.
Wiser, Mike, producer, writer.
Fainaru, Steve, commentator, reporter, writer.
Fainaru-Wada, Mark, reporter, writer.
Lyman, Will, 1948- narrator.
Savran, Stan, 1947- commentator.
Bailes, Julian E., commentator.
Low, John E., composer.
Fainaru-Wada, Mark. League of denial.
Kirk Documentary Group, production company.
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.), broadcaster.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), publisher.
PBS Distribution (Firm), film distributor.
Narrator, Will Lyman ; commentators, Stan Savran, Julian Bailes, Steve Fainaru.
Music, John E. Low.
Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Originally broadcast on October 8, 2013 as an episode of the television program Frontline.
Based on the book: League of denial : the NFL, concussions and the battle for truth / Mark Fainaru-Wada and Steve Fainaru. New York : Crown Archetype, 2013.
TV parental guidelines rating: Not rated.
DVD; NTSC Region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo.
1 videodisc (116 min.) : sound, color with black & white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.