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"In my case, I didn't say anything about my first couple concussions because I didn't know how serious concussions were," Mr. Parker writes in an email. "I think a lot of us players and coaches included were brought up in football to look at concussions as an injury you could easily play through."
"I think a lot of people blame the coaches for what happened, but I don't know if in reality it's their fault or more so the, I guess, football culture or the way D3 players and coaches are treated," Mr. Parker writes. "I feel the NCAA doesn't care about D3 athletes so we aren't given the resources to keep us safe like higher level schools."