The NFL and NFL Players Assn. announced an agreement Monday to enforce the league’s game-day concussion protocol and discipline clubs that violate it.
The new enforcement policy, which includes club fines and possible forfeiture of draft picks, adds teeth to a concussion protocol already in place.
The league and union will each designate a representative to monitor the implementation of the protocol and investigate potential violations, the sides said in a joint news release. If a violation has occurred and the sides are unable to agree on disciple, the matter will be brought before a neutral arbitrator.
Potential disciplinary action for those who violate the...