It’s an insidious and devastating injury affecting athletes across the spectrum of sports. On Sidelined: Concussions in Sports, we’ll meet high school athletes and former NFL players struggling to recover from concussions. Modern research is revealing how concussions do long-term damage to memory and cognitive thinking. We’ll discover how medical experts in our region are finding new ways to identify and treat brain injuries, while coaches, lawmakers and doctors seek new ways to protect athletes from injury. Witness the deeply personal story from former NFL player George Visger about his concussions, and the shocking twist of fate experienced by this pro athlete.