CHICAGO -- Bogan High School football player, Andre Smith, died after suffering a head injury on the last play of a game back on October 22nd.
He collapsed on the sidelines and later died. He was 17-years-old.
This is just one of a number of sad stories about serious injuries on the football field.
Dr. Patrick Kerr joins WGN Morning News to talk about a new device that he says makes football safer.
Watch the full video in the player above.