This is a rebuttal to the whole Malcolm Gladwell claim that football is like dogfighting, and how (surprise!) football players are not dogs and can make their own decisions, just like people who decide to join the military and drive cars (both of which are much more dangerous than football and have cultural reasons too).
“The player development is the main thing I like (about Michigan),” Williams said. “You can see that they develop their players. They get them in the gym and they work them hard. And their hard work pays off.”