Urlacher Not Using His Brain

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While the debate about concussions and brain safety rages across the NFL, it’s Cut Block Awareness Week for Brian Urlacher.

“I think they shouldn’t allow cut blocks because our knees are important to us too,’’ the Bears star said Thursday. “I know concussions are a big deal too, but I think cut blocks are a big deal. But that seems to be OK with the NFL. So they’re not too concerned about safety, obviously. They’re concerned about long-term concussions, but immediately, they’re not concerned about your knees or your ankles or anything like that.

“Concussions will take care of themselves. It’s a big deal now to everyone because of all the older players coming back and saying they’re all...

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