After A Vicious Hit, The NHL Shows The NFL How To Handle Player Safety
Roger Goodell could learn a thing or two from the National Hockey League.
Shanahan then broke down the video footage to further explain the league's decision and why Wilson's hit, while violent, does not merit any added discipline. Shanahan's clear and meticulous explanation lets fans understand the reasons behind the NHL's decision. It's one step closer to transparency, which is exactly what professional sports needs. Other leagues should follow the NHL's lead.