NFL concussion settlement to go through in 18 months

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VILLANOVA, Pa. — A lawyer who filed the first concussion lawsuit against the NFL believes the proposed $765 million settlement will go through, and lead to payments to injured players within 18 months.

The deal could be nixed if too many ex-players opt out to sue individually.

But Philadelphia lawyer Sol Weiss, speaking at Villanova Law School, says they would face an uphill battle in court. He thinks most will accept the deal.

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