Newsclip®: [Sports] ESPN: Congressional Investigators Find NFL Tried To Use Federal Agency As Propaganda Arm

"Six months ago, Outside the Lines reported that the NFL pulled $16 million of funding from a National Institutes of Health study that was meant to further explore football’s relationship to CTE because it didn’t like the neurologist who’d been selected to lead the study. The NFL has continually denied that it pulled funding or exercised any veto power ever since OTL’s report was published. Today, investigators with the House Committee on Energy and Commerce sided with OTL.",

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