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01-01-2010, 08:30 AM
Looking back, it wasn’t just the year of Brett Favre(notes) redemption and Michael Vick’s(notes) return. It wasn’t just about Chris Johnson chasing 2,000-yard excellence, or the New Orleans Saints and Indianapolis Colts losing perfection in vastly different ways. Indeed, 2009 was a rougher year for the NFL than we will remember.

Three players (Corey Smith(notes), Marquis Cooper(notes) and Chris Henry) lost their lives. The frightening impact of concussions became far more apparent. Stadium issues lingered. And the potential for labor strife inched closer with each passing month. But with 2010 upon us, the NFL once again has its eye trained forward, poised for another pivotal offseason of decision.

With that in mind, we offer a set of New Year’s resolutions for the league – changes which could impact the NFL in 2010 and beyond. Starting with …

Resolving to think radically with concussions


01-01-2010, 10:25 PM
Rookie scale needs to be addressed more than anything. Everything else is icing.