Sunday, November 6, 2016

Guest Post: What a Concussion Looks Like on Artificial Turf

Nebraska QB Tommy Armstrong Jr. taken off on stretcher after landing on head yesterday.  
Watch in the video to see his head bounce off the artificial turf.

NOVEMBER 5: Tommy Armstrong Jr. #4 of the Nebraska Cornhuskers is looked at by trainers from Ohio State after being injured on a tackle in the second quarter against the Ohio State Buckeyes at Ohio Stadium on November 5, 2016 in Columbus, Ohio. Armstrong Jr. was taken off on a cart and did not return

The 2014 field replaced a June 2007 defective Duraspine field. FieldTurf Duraspine is the same type of field at Walter Johnson, Richard Montgomery and Montgomery Blair high schools. 

FIELDTURF RE-USED THE OLD INFILL IN THIS "NEW" FIELD!!  Here's a story and video that documents it:

- Three turf fields - Ohio Stadium, the Woody Hayes Athletic Center indoor field and one outdoor field at the WHAC - will receive new FieldTurf surfaces this spring ...

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