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answer that question is certainly yes applaud NFL official openly acknowledging a link between football concussion and degenerative brain disorders exploding across the world of professional sports , the statement by league senior vice president for health and safety Jack Miller and hearing about the representatives on Monday is the first time professional football has admitted it sport could cause chronic traumatic encephalopathies or CT I degenerative brain disorder caused by repeated blows to the head , the league for years accused of covering up the links between football and brain damage you can do to deny my work controversy the subject of the twenty fifteen film concussion starring Will Smith who played real life doctor Bennett amounted , we thought the NFL's efforts to conceal his research on brain damage , that was not the unequivocal answer , the question , the NFL declined to comment on your statement