Late Comedian Patrice O’Neal Reflects On How Football Has Gone ‘Soft’ (Video)

Football has changed a lot in the past few years, with new rules implemented to ensure player safety. Famous comedian Patrice O'Neal gave his comedic take on the changes during a stand-up routine.

O'Neal, who passed away on Tuesday, is remembered by friends and fans as a great comedian and a great friend.

His memorable take on the state of football is punctuated by hilarious imagery of an Indian circle celebrating an opponent's injury and wearing his opponent's socks on his helmet as a warning sign.

Check out his rant in the video below.

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