Over the past decade, Wes Welker has been one of the most productive wide receivers, but he remains unsigned. The problem is the amount of concussions he’s taken over the course of his career. Just last preseason, he suffered a third concussion in just 10 months. This common occurrence has former teammate, Champ Bailey, concerned.
In an interview with Fox Sports, he said, “It's a serious thing when you start talking about your head. And for him to have to worry about that at a young age that he is now, he has to think about that for years to come, and I just hope he hangs it up and not strap it up again." Many teams have shied away from signing him because of this very issue.
Welker still certainly has skill: