“I would say that we have to explore and find ways to make our game a better game and take care of our players in whatever way possible,” Carroll said, via ESPN.com. “Regardless of what other stigmas might be involved, we have to do this because the world of medicine is doing this.”
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell recently stated he would open to marijuana down the road.
“We will follow medicine, and if they determine this could be a proper usage in any context, we will consider that,” said Goodell. “Our medical experts are not saying that right now.”