Setting the Record Straight – ‘Concussion’ Movie Takes Liberties with Facts

Maroon and Hoge Sept 8 2014 SmallerJanuary 6, 2016 – KDKA -TV2 reporter Andy Sheehan, recently interviewed neurosurgeon and concussion expert Dr Julian Bailes and former Pittsburgh Steeler and sport announcer Merril Hoge, on the recently released movie Concussion. Dr. Bailes who is portrayed by Alec Baldwin in the movie relates,

“the scene takes liberties with what was a series of meetings, and he says that, in fact, Maroon would be the first to bring it to the league.”

Merril Hoge a relates his experience with Dr. Maroon following a concussion and how Dr Maroon recommended him to retire due to his injuries.

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