These boys, young men, and men are playing football voluntarily, are they not? By now I'm sure their well aware of the safety concerns of full contact football.
So I suppose it's a personal choice wether they choose to play or not. Coal mining and crab fishing are still dangerous yet people still choose to do it.
"Coach Mattison told me what the Ravens were about, what he thought," Beyer said. "He definitely encouraged me. I hold his opinion in high regard."