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The Wooster Voice
Can football keep its violence on the field?After winning the Super Bowl, Broncos MVP Von Miller extended a message to his
Can football keep its violence on the field?
The Wooster Voice / Posted 29 minutes ago
After winning the Super Bowl, Broncos MVP Von Miller extended a message to his former Texas A&M teammate, Johnny Manziel, stating on Instagram, “I want to see you do good,” in reaction to the chain of troubling events that have unfolded for the... Read more
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The Houma Courier
1985 Bears defense is best in Super Bowl eraThe New Orleans Saints followed that script to winning Super Bowl XLIV. But fo
1985 Bears defense is best in Super Bowl era
The Houma Courier / Posted 15 hours ago
The New Orleans Saints followed that script to winning Super Bowl XLIV. But for other teams, the path to a championship goes through their defense. On Sunday, the Denver Broncos used a dominating defensive performance to beat the Carolina Panthers,... Read more
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The Daily Comet
1985 Bears defense is best in Super Bowl eraThe New Orleans Saints followed that script to winning Super Bowl XLIV. But fo
1985 Bears defense is best in Super Bowl era
The Daily Comet / Posted 16 hours ago
The New Orleans Saints followed that script to winning Super Bowl XLIV. But for other teams, the path to a championship goes through their defense. On Sunday, the Denver Broncos used a dominating defensive performance to beat the Carolina Panthers,... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Suffering A Concussion Could Triple The Risk Of SuicideAdults who suffer concussions are at a heightened risk of dying by suicide, a s
Suffering A Concussion Could Triple The Risk Of Suicide
The Huffington Post / Posted 2 days ago
Adults who suffer concussions are at a heightened risk of dying by suicide, a study released Monday by researchers at the University of Toronto has found. The study, published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal, examined more than 235,000... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Dave Duerson's Family 'Appalled' by Roger Goodell's Couch AnalogyThe family of former Bears safety Dave Duerson is criticizing NFL Commissioner
Dave Duerson's Family 'Appalled' by Roger Goodell's Couch Analogy
NBC Chicago / Posted 3 days ago
The family of former Bears safety Dave Duerson is criticizing NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell for recently comparing the risks of playing football to the “risk in sitting on the couch.” The late Bear’s son, Tregg Duerson,” called the comments “an... Read more
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The Huffington Post
NFL Insists Football Is Safe Even As List Of Players With CTE GrowsDoctors have known about CTE since the 1920s, when it was primarily associated
NFL Insists Football Is Safe Even As List Of Players With CTE Grows
The Huffington Post / Posted 3 days ago
Doctors have known about CTE since the 1920s, when it was primarily associated with boxers and referred to as "dementia pugulistica," according to Robert Stern, director of clinical research for Boston University's Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Monday Muse: The broken system; What's wrong with Duke?LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – The confetti was still flying over the Super Bowl cele
Monday Muse: The broken system; What's wrong with Duke?
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 3 days ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – The confetti was still flying over the Super Bowl celebration when somebody at NCAA Headquarters typed out this Tweet: We. Got. Next. Only five weeks until NCAA Tournament brackets will be flying like confetti. It will... Read more
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CBS News
NFL players with CTESafety Dave Duerson won a Super Bowl as part of the 1985 Bears defense. In Febr
NFL players with CTE
CBS News / Posted 4 days ago
Safety Dave Duerson won a Super Bowl as part of the 1985 Bears defense. In February 2011, Duerson, 50, texted to his ex-wife Alicia an odd request: "Please, see that my brain is given to the N.F.L.'s brain bank." When Duerson's body was found, there... Read more
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ESPN
Duerson's son: Goodell insulted victims of CTEDave Duerson's son is not happy that the league is downplaying the danger of he
Duerson's son: Goodell insulted victims of CTE
ESPN / Posted 5 days ago
Dave Duerson's son is not happy that the league is downplaying the danger of head trauma in football during media sessions at the Super Bowl. Duerson committed suicide in 2011, and Boston University then found that he was one of many football... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
According to Gordon: Mike Siani on Kenny Stabler and brain injuries in the NFLAfter all the buildup, we are here. The NFL's 50th Super Bowl, with all its gl
According to Gordon: Mike Siani on Kenny Stabler and brain injuries in the NFL
Staten Island Advance / Posted 5 days ago
After all the buildup, we are here. The NFL's 50th Super Bowl, with all its glitz and trappings, from Cam and Peyton, to Coldplay and Beyonce, has arrived. You'll be watching, you say? No surprise there. About half the citizens of America who are... Read more
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The Daily Review
Stabler's CTE no shock to former Raiders but raises their own concernsKen Stabler, the late, great Raiders quarterback who died of colon cancer in Ju
Stabler's CTE no shock to former Raiders but raises their own concerns
The Daily Review / Posted 5 days ago
Ken Stabler, the late, great Raiders quarterback who died of colon cancer in July, might make news Saturday night when he's considered for Pro Football Hall of Fame induction. But Wednesday, Stabler served as a reminder of pro football's growing... Read more
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The Mercury News
Stabler's CTE no shock to former Raiders but raises their own concernsKen Stabler, the late, great Raiders quarterback who died of colon cancer in Ju
Stabler's CTE no shock to former Raiders but raises their own concerns
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
Ken Stabler, the late, great Raiders quarterback who died of colon cancer in July, might make news Saturday night when he's considered for Pro Football Hall of Fame induction. But Wednesday, Stabler served as a reminder of pro football's growing... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Thumbs-down to Kishwaukee College layoff talksThumbs-down: To talk of layoffs at Kishwaukee College. The school has not recei
Thumbs-down to Kishwaukee College layoff talks
Daily Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
Thumbs-down: To talk of layoffs at Kishwaukee College. The school has not received about $5 million in state aid, more than 20 percent of its $23 million budget for this school year. It’s understandable that such measures might be necessary in the... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Brother of late football player who suffered from CTE pushes for changes to concussion trainingINDIANAPOLIS -- Numbers from Mayo Clinic show more than 3 million people suffer
Brother of late football player who suffered from CTE pushes for changes to concussion training
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 6 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS -- Numbers from Mayo Clinic show more than 3 million people suffer from a concussion every year. It's a traumatic injury that can change the way the brain functions. Researchers continue to study the long-term impacts of the injury. But... Read more
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FOX News
Latest NFL draftees could benefit from new-age concussion testThe 2015 NFL Draft class has now been welcomed into the league, one that could
Latest NFL draftees could benefit from new-age concussion test
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
The 2015 NFL Draft class has now been welcomed into the league, one that could grow safer as their careers unfold through new-age research into identifying concussions. Following a final settlement of a lawsuit brought by former players over... Read more
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Daily Herald
Rosemont firm trying to make football helmets saferRiddell President Dan Arment has an important goal as he meets with engineers a
Rosemont firm trying to make football helmets safer
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Riddell President Dan Arment has an important goal as he meets with engineers and designers to address the latest plastics, sensors and other materials used to create the next-generation football helmet. Head injuries in football have become a... Read more
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San Jose Mercury News
Stabler's CTE no shock to former Raiders but raises their own concernsKen Stabler, the late, great Raiders quarterback who died of colon cancer in Ju
Stabler's CTE no shock to former Raiders but raises their own concerns
San Jose Mercury News / Posted 7 days ago
Ken Stabler, the late, great Raiders quarterback who died of colon cancer in July, might make news Saturday night when he's considered for Pro Football Hall of Fame induction. But Wednesday, Stabler served as a reminder of pro football's growing... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Stabler's CTE no shock to former Raiders but raises their own concernsKen Stabler, the late, great Raiders quarterback who died of colon cancer in Ju
Stabler's CTE no shock to former Raiders but raises their own concerns
Inside Bay Area / Posted 8 days ago
Ken Stabler, the late, great Raiders quarterback who died of colon cancer in July, might make news Saturday night when he's considered for Pro Football Hall of Fame induction. But Wednesday, Stabler served as a reminder of pro football's growing... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
In the shadows of CTEThe night before Fred McNeill died in November, he was watching "Monday Night F
In the shadows of CTE
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 8 days ago
The night before Fred McNeill died in November, he was watching "Monday Night Football." The 63-year-old former Minnesota Viking linebacker and UCLA grad had his gold and blue slippers tucked under his bed. "He loved the game," said his youngest son,... Read more
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Daily Journal
Armour: How many CTE cases does it take before attitudes change?SAN FRANCISCO — Nothing changes. Not a damn thing ever changes. Ken Stabler is
Armour: How many CTE cases does it take before attitudes change?
Daily Journal / Posted 8 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO — Nothing changes. Not a damn thing ever changes. Ken Stabler is found to have chronic traumatic encephalopathy, the parts of his brain responsible for memory and learning severely damaged. A few hours later Wednesday, the New York... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Armour: How many CTE cases does it take before attitudes change?SAN FRANCISCO — Nothing changes. Not a damn thing ever changes. Ken Stabler is
Armour: How many CTE cases does it take before attitudes change?
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO — Nothing changes. Not a damn thing ever changes. Ken Stabler is found to have chronic traumatic encephalopathy, the parts of his brain responsible for memory and learning severely damaged. A few hours later Wednesday, the New York... Read more
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York Daily Record
Armour: How many CTE cases does it take before attitudes change?SAN FRANCISCO — Nothing changes. Not a damn thing ever changes. Ken Stabler is
Armour: How many CTE cases does it take before attitudes change?
York Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO — Nothing changes. Not a damn thing ever changes. Ken Stabler is found to have chronic traumatic encephalopathy, the parts of his brain responsible for memory and learning severely damaged. A few hours later Wednesday, the New York... Read more
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Daily Herald
Constable: Champion Bears hold up a lot better than Super Bowl XX adsIt's not surprising that bitter Chicago Bears fans cling to their Super Bowl XX
Constable: Champion Bears hold up a lot better than Super Bowl XX ads
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
It's not surprising that bitter Chicago Bears fans cling to their Super Bowl XX and 46 defense as a way to explain their frustrations. Many fans old enough to remember that Super Bowl 30 years ago will watch the "30 For 30" film "The '85 Bears," at 8... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
How many CTE cases will it take to inspire change?SAN FRANCISCO — Nothing changes. Not a damn thing ever changes. Ken Stabler is
How many CTE cases will it take to inspire change?
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 8 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO — Nothing changes. Not a damn thing ever changes. Ken Stabler is found to have chronic traumatic encephalopathy, the parts of his brain responsible for memory and learning severely damaged. A few hours later Wednesday, the New York... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
How many CTE cases will it take to inspire change?SAN FRANCISCO — Nothing changes. Not a damn thing ever changes. Ken Stabler is
How many CTE cases will it take to inspire change?
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 8 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO — Nothing changes. Not a damn thing ever changes. Ken Stabler is found to have chronic traumatic encephalopathy, the parts of his brain responsible for memory and learning severely damaged. A few hours later Wednesday, the New York... Read more
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First Coast News
How many CTE cases will it take to inspire change?SAN FRANCISCO — Nothing changes. Not a damn thing ever changes. Ken Stabler is
How many CTE cases will it take to inspire change?
First Coast News / Posted 8 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO — Nothing changes. Not a damn thing ever changes. Ken Stabler is found to have chronic traumatic encephalopathy, the parts of his brain responsible for memory and learning severely damaged. A few hours later Wednesday, the New York... Read more
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KTVB Boise
How many CTE cases will it take to inspire change?SAN FRANCISCO — Nothing changes. Not a damn thing ever changes. Ken Stabler is
How many CTE cases will it take to inspire change?
KTVB Boise / Posted 8 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO — Nothing changes. Not a damn thing ever changes. Ken Stabler is found to have chronic traumatic encephalopathy, the parts of his brain responsible for memory and learning severely damaged. A few hours later Wednesday, the New York... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
How many CTE cases will it take to inspire change?SAN FRANCISCO — Nothing changes. Not a damn thing ever changes. Ken Stabler is
How many CTE cases will it take to inspire change?
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 8 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO — Nothing changes. Not a damn thing ever changes. Ken Stabler is found to have chronic traumatic encephalopathy, the parts of his brain responsible for memory and learning severely damaged. A few hours later Wednesday, the New York... Read more
209 related stories
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
How many CTE cases will it take to inspire change?SAN FRANCISCO — Nothing changes. Not a damn thing ever changes. Ken Stabler is
How many CTE cases will it take to inspire change?
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 8 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO — Nothing changes. Not a damn thing ever changes. Ken Stabler is found to have chronic traumatic encephalopathy, the parts of his brain responsible for memory and learning severely damaged. A few hours later Wednesday, the New York... Read more
209 related stories
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KREM.com Spokane
How many CTE cases will it take to inspire change?SAN FRANCISCO — Nothing changes. Not a damn thing ever changes. Ken Stabler is
How many CTE cases will it take to inspire change?
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 8 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO — Nothing changes. Not a damn thing ever changes. Ken Stabler is found to have chronic traumatic encephalopathy, the parts of his brain responsible for memory and learning severely damaged. A few hours later Wednesday, the New York... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Agent Steinberg says NFL slow to react to concussion issueSAN FRANCISCO -- Long-time sports agent Leigh Steinberg has pestered the NFL fo
Agent Steinberg says NFL slow to react to concussion issue
Inside Bay Area / Posted 8 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO -- Long-time sports agent Leigh Steinberg has pestered the NFL for more than two decades about the consequences of concussions and their after-effects, but he still believes the league and football entities in general have been far too... Read more
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The Mercury News
Agent Steinberg says NFL slow to react to concussion issueSAN FRANCISCO -- Long-time sports agent Leigh Steinberg has pestered the NFL fo
Agent Steinberg says NFL slow to react to concussion issue
The Mercury News / Posted 8 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO -- Long-time sports agent Leigh Steinberg has pestered the NFL for more than two decades about the consequences of concussions and their after-effects, but he still believes the league and football entities in general have been far too... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Agent Steinberg says NFL slow to react to concussion issueSAN FRANCISCO -- Long-time sports agent Leigh Steinberg has pestered the NFL fo
Agent Steinberg says NFL slow to react to concussion issue
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 8 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO -- Long-time sports agent Leigh Steinberg has pestered the NFL for more than two decades about the consequences of concussions and their after-effects, but he still believes the league and football entities in general have been far too... Read more
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The Daily Review
Agent Steinberg says NFL slow to react to concussion issueSAN FRANCISCO -- Long-time sports agent Leigh Steinberg has pestered the NFL fo
Agent Steinberg says NFL slow to react to concussion issue
The Daily Review / Posted 8 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO -- Long-time sports agent Leigh Steinberg has pestered the NFL for more than two decades about the consequences of concussions and their after-effects, but he still believes the league and football entities in general have been far too... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Ken Stabler latest former player to be diagnosed with CTEKen Stabler, who is a senior candidate for this year’s Hall of Fame class, is t
Ken Stabler latest former player to be diagnosed with CTE
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 8 days ago
Ken Stabler, who is a senior candidate for this year’s Hall of Fame class, is the latest former player to be diagnosed with chronic traumatic encephalopathy or CTE. The New York Times reported Wednesday that Stabler was diagnosed with Stage 3 on a... Read more
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ESPN
O'Connor: Stabler's CTE diagnosis another reason football needs dramatic changeSAN JOSE, Calif. -- Deep down we all wanted to be Kenny Stabler, right? We all
O'Connor: Stabler's CTE diagnosis another reason football needs dramatic change
ESPN / Posted 9 days ago
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Deep down we all wanted to be Kenny Stabler, right? We all wanted to play quarterback with flowing, rock-star hair, studying the playbook by a jukebox's light when we weren't shooting pool and knocking down a cold one with an... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
NFL Concussions Fast Facts(CNN) -- Here's some background information about concussions in the NFL. Repor
NFL Concussions Fast Facts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 9 days ago
(CNN) -- Here's some background information about concussions in the NFL. Reports show an increasing number of retired NFL players who have suffered concussions developed memory and cognitive issues such as dementia, Alzheimer's, depression and... Read more
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Hartford Courant
30 Years After Bears' Super Bowl, Yale's Gary Fencik Still Making ContributionsI'm on my man, one-on-one; Buddy's guys cover it down to the bone, That's why
30 Years After Bears' Super Bowl, Yale's Gary Fencik Still Making Contributions
Hartford Courant / Posted 9 days ago
I'm on my man, one-on-one; Buddy's guys cover it down to the bone, That's why they call it the 46 zone; Come on everybody, let's scream and yell, We're gonna do the Shuffle then ring your bell." "Totally impromptu. Nobody was thinking too much... Read more
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CBS Sports
Doctor who discovered CTE in NFL players thinks O.J. Simpson has itDoes O.J. Simpson have CTE? (CBS News) The neuropathologist who first discover
Doctor who discovered CTE in NFL players thinks O.J. Simpson has it
CBS Sports / Posted 14 days ago
Does O.J. Simpson have CTE? (CBS News) The neuropathologist who first discovered chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) in NFL players believes that O.J. Simpson is suffering from the degenerative brain disease. Dr. Bennet Omalu, who was portrayed... Read more
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Boston Herald
BU doc: Tom Brady's dad had best method for stopping head traumaWhen Dr. Robert Cantu sat with Tom Brady’s father four years ago to discuss the
BU doc: Tom Brady's dad had best method for stopping head trauma
Boston Herald / Posted 16 days ago
When Dr. Robert Cantu sat with Tom Brady’s father four years ago to discuss the effect of concussions on pro football players, one thing the elder Brady said caught his ear. “His dad said he didn’t let him play until high school,” Cantu, a leading... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Director shows human side of '85 Bears in ESPN documentaryEven the 1985 Bears are tired talking about the 1985 Bears. "I don't know what
Director shows human side of '85 Bears in ESPN documentary
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
Even the 1985 Bears are tired talking about the 1985 Bears. "I don't know what else there is to say," Mike Ditka told director Jason Hehir as he sat down to chat yet again about his fabled team. When Hehir told Ditka this interview was for an ESPN... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Director shows human side of '85 Bears in ESPN documentaryEven the 1985 Bears are tired talking about the 1985 Bears. "I don't know what
Director shows human side of '85 Bears in ESPN documentary
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
Even the 1985 Bears are tired talking about the 1985 Bears. "I don't know what else there is to say," Mike Ditka told director Jason Hehir as he sat down to chat yet again about his fabled team. When Hehir told Ditka this interview was for an ESPN... Read more
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The News & Observer
Kids and concussions: UM, Miami-Dade pioneer study of young athletes | News & Observer January 18, 2016 10:40 AM Almost 200 concussions reporte
Kids and concussions: UM, Miami-Dade pioneer study of young athletes
The News & Observer / Posted 24 days ago
| News & Observer January 18, 2016 10:40 AM Almost 200 concussions reported in public high school sports last... Read more
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Island Packet
Kids and concussions: UM, Miami-Dade pioneer study of young athletesBooker T. Washington High safety Marquis Decius stalked the wide receiver, then
Kids and concussions: UM, Miami-Dade pioneer study of young athletes
Island Packet / Posted 25 days ago
Booker T. Washington High safety Marquis Decius stalked the wide receiver, then launched at his target. But he found himself locked on an awkward vector toward a helmet-to-helmet collision. The impact felt like a wrecking ball slamming into a brick... Read more
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WestportNow
Susan Granger at the Movies: ‘The Hateful Eight,’ ‘Concussion,’ Alvin and the Chipmunks: Road Chip’Wednesday, January 13, 2016 By Susan GrangerSpecial to WestportNow Known fo
Susan Granger at the Movies: ‘The Hateful Eight,’ ‘Concussion,’ Alvin and the Chipmunks: Road Chip’
WestportNow / Posted 29 days ago
Wednesday, January 13, 2016 By Susan GrangerSpecial to WestportNow Known for his penchant for approaching racism in America with profanity-laced,... Read more
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ESPN
Trump: NFL 'soft' for calling head-to-head hitsDonald Trump has taken on a variety of targets throughout his presidential camp
Trump: NFL 'soft' for calling head-to-head hits
ESPN / Posted 1 months ago
Donald Trump has taken on a variety of targets throughout his presidential campaign. On Sunday, the Republican candidate took aim at the NFL. During a rally in downtown Reno, Nevada, Trump lamented the rise in penalties for head-on-head collisions... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
'Concussion' a must-see movie even if it hurts to watchA recently retired Bears player sent regrets about the schedule conflict that i
'Concussion' a must-see movie even if it hurts to watch
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
A recently retired Bears player sent regrets about the schedule conflict that interfered with him seeing a private screening of "Concussion.'' "Wish I could, thanks for the offer,'' he texted. "I'm a little scared to watch that movie.'' He should... Read more
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FOX News
US launches study into youth sports concussionsThe U.S. government launched on Monday a sweeping study of rising sports-relate
US launches study into youth sports concussions
FOX News / Posted 1 months ago
The U.S. government launched on Monday a sweeping study of rising sports-related concussions among the youth, amid concerns that the injuries may have contributed to the suicides of professional football players. The Institute of Medicine, part of... Read more
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FOX News
Study finds pattern in brain injuries linked to contact sportsYears of hits to the head in football or other contact sports lead to a distinc
Study finds pattern in brain injuries linked to contact sports
FOX News / Posted 1 months ago
Years of hits to the head in football or other contact sports lead to a distinct pattern of brain damage that begins with an athlete having trouble focusing and can eventually progress to aggression and dementia, a study released on Monday... Read more
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Storm Lake Pilot-Tribune
Will Smith's 'Concussion' hits homeOne of the most impactful scenes in "Concussion" is a brief and wordless one: J
Will Smith's 'Concussion' hits home
Storm Lake Pilot-Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
One of the most impactful scenes in "Concussion" is a brief and wordless one: Just a few seconds, really, of a high school football team going through its drills. We don't know who these young, determined, helmeted kids are, but the message is... Read more
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