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All right and Jerome Bettis is here and we've got a lot to talk about with you because finally the lockout is over right.
It you know you -- think that it'll be a little bit longer than I'm.
Then it turned out to be because there was some big issues that needed to be hashed out a lot of money that was change -- and they needed dimension they got -- -- -- did you feel like at the Jonas had -- -- -- have not gone well what were we gonna retire play you know if it wasn't the same type of scenario but.
Did you know you knew you knew that when the owners acted out that is going to be a big fight.
-- let's talk about it a Plaxico Burress because a lot's been made about the fact that he switch in New York teams and get not a prison from having necked gun charge all that I know that you played with him before.
Is he gonna do a lot for the jets now this season.
He really is a got a chance to talk tomb arm.
Right after he got out gave me Carmen and just want to let me know that you know he's a different person he's changed and he's ready to go out there.
It really make -- means for the mistakes that he made so.
I'm really expect from the guard play well -- -- a big part of American life.
And do do ball players look at a guy different if he's coming out of prison -- -- -- out of some.
Problem like that did look at them differently they say anything.
What's the talk the talk is to be more supportive.
You wanna make sure that you're supporting your teammate you understand.
The situation he's in what he's been -- put through so you wanna try to help -- pick them up.
As much as you possibly can.
Now -- today you're wearing a Dick's Sporting Goods store T shirt.
Publisher it's not that you got a part time job -- you have teamed up with him for -- great program tells a little bit about what team that would exporting goods for program called.
He's in his protect the athletes through concussion education and the idea of in terms -- you know -- a sports retailer they want supplied them with the educational tools that they need to help.
From the from educational standpoint beating the concussions we don't know -- internationalize the key is what they wanna do is they -- -- come the end.
And teach concussion education they want to.
Given to the coaches what to the coaches to the medical staff to payments into the key is and so what you do is.
There's -- three -- we can help this program we can go to.
Dick's sporting news.com -- fast pace get the information about -- but we can also.
For every prayer issue as we by Dick's going to give a dollar.
-- and you know -- is if it's a great program.
Also do you go to the -- you check in and at the store.
They give a dollar or do you post on FaceBook -- or Twitter about the the pace program they're gonna give a dollar they want they want to help impact I have billion -- That's a teenager on that.
This is a hot.
Topic out in the suburbs and all across America amongst moms and dads.
When you have little kids like I do.
The whole idea of whether or not you're gonna let them play football and the number one thing is concussions.
So hot did you suffer them I mean I'm looking at the numbers -- 60% of all NFL players had at least one concussion 26% had three or more.
You have multiple concussions as a running back house -- gone.
It it was -- hard to miss me so a lot of a lot of shots to the head to.
An occupational had -- analyze it.
It's so serious I know some young kids who have had them debilitating they can't go to school.
They can't look at -- TV for months on end want to marry my brother and interest as a kid we would go out and play in these little thin plastic giants and jets helmets.
We would hit each other.
Like heck out in the backyard in tackling each other -- kids would just pass out.
For a few seconds here and -- actually get a -- OK okay you're not okay right.
And deal with this that you're not okay and -- with the same case -- house political blog educational park wasn't there we didn't know that.
You know 56 concussions aren't enrolled there may be some serious health we're gonna let nobody accused of Portland to do -- -- perfect person to be talking about it now.
Hats -- to -- and to you thanks so what you mean and -- -- spectrum.
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