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Elliot Pellman, NFL's Concussion Quack, Also Tagliabue's Personal Doc

For years, Dr. Elliot Pellman—a rheumatologist—discredited various independent studies concerning the severity of concussions. During that time, the league and then-commissioner Paul Tagliabue took a soft position on concussions as only minor injuries. As a direct result of this approach, players were sent back on… » 8/18/13 6:09pm 8/18/13 6:09pm