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What NFL players say about new pads

Count Torrey Smith among the skeptics

After the NFL handed down it's ruling on steps it will take to enhance player safety, some of those players had a few things to say about the moves.

What NFL players and coaches say about the new rules mandating thigh and knee pads be worn on the field: "It's not going to stop no injuries. It's not. You can put pads on all you want to. If you get hit in the knee the wrong way you're going to tear an ACL. You're going to sprain something. You're going to get a contusion. You're still going to get a contusion with a pad on. "I don't know what... Recommended Stories

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