PHILADELPHIA - The National Football League has been aware for years of the risks associated with repetitive head impacts during NFL practices and games but "ignored the risks and/or was willfully blind to the risks and/or actively concealed the risks from NFL players," former NFL players and their spouses allege in a master complaint filed in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania on June 7, the same day a master administrative class action complaint for medical monitoring was filed (In Re National Football League Players' Concussion Injury Litigation, No. 12-2323, E.D. Pa.).
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