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Bleacher Report
Russ' Miracle Water Sends a Bad MessageIt was initially easy to laugh at Russell Wilson's bubbles-cured-my-concussion
Russ' Miracle Water Sends a Bad Message
Bleacher Report / Posted 6 hours ago
It was initially easy to laugh at Russell Wilson's bubbles-cured-my-concussion claims. It was giggle fuel. He was also claiming the bubbles healed a teammate's knee injury. Silly stuff. No one would believe it, anyway, right? Then, when Wilson later... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Midweek Fixture: Biggest game-changer in rugby history?At first glance this might seem a bit far-fetched, but stick with me here: in 2
Midweek Fixture: Biggest game-changer in rugby history?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
At first glance this might seem a bit far-fetched, but stick with me here: in 20 years' time Jarryd Hayne might be seen as the biggest game-changer - or maybe Hayne-changer - in rugby history. The former Parramatta league star is on the cusp of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Midweek Fixture: Biggest game-changer in rugby history?Jarryd Hayne #38 of the San Francisco 49ers watches the end of the game from th
Midweek Fixture: Biggest game-changer in rugby history?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Jarryd Hayne #38 of the San Francisco 49ers watches the end of the game from the sidelines against the Dallas Cowboys during a preseason game. Photo / Getty Images. At first glance this might seem a bit far-fetched, but stick with me here: in 20... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Even with Empty Tank, Wayne Fits with PatsThere's a reason six-time Pro Bowler Reggie Wayne remained on the open market f
Even with Empty Tank, Wayne Fits with Pats
Bleacher Report / Posted 4 days ago
There's a reason six-time Pro Bowler Reggie Wayne remained on the open market for over five months this offseason. Nobody, not even the veteran-addicted New England Patriots, were willing to give the 36-year-old a shot before the receiver-starved... Read more
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The Washington Times
Roger Goodell’s constant ‘witch hunts’ take focus off concussion issueANALYSIS/OPINION: Maybe, just maybe, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell isn’t a co
Roger Goodell’s constant ‘witch hunts’ take focus off concussion issue
The Washington Times / Posted 4 days ago
ANALYSIS/OPINION: Maybe, just maybe, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell isn’t a complete dunderhead. Wouldn’t it be something if his ham-handed approach to various disciplinary issues over the years — “Spygate,” “Bountygate,” “Deflategate” and assorted... Read more
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NFL.com
Reggie Wayne agrees to one-year deal with PatriotsNFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Monday that Wayne has agreed to terms o
Reggie Wayne agrees to one-year deal with Patriots
NFL.com / Posted 4 days ago
NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Monday that Wayne has agreed to terms on a one-year deal to join the Patriots. Wayne had been hoping for one last chance in the NFL, and the 36-year-old will get it with the defending champions at a receiver... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Brand Michael Jordan a bully in winning fight with Dominick'sRandom thoughts while wondering why the Bears don't make a serious late run at
Brand Michael Jordan a bully in winning fight with Dominick's
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Random thoughts while wondering why the Bears don't make a serious late run at free-agent Pro Bowl guard Evan Mathis to address their offensive line issues … Had NBA officials interpreted basketball rules in June 1998 as literally as a Chicago jury... 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 5 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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Denver Post
Denver Broncos' T.J. Ward expected to play against Houston TexansBroncos strong safety T.J. Ward was excused from Thursday's practice early to t
Denver Broncos' T.J. Ward expected to play against Houston Texans
Denver Post / Posted 7 days ago
Broncos strong safety T.J. Ward was excused from Thursday's practice early to tend to a personal matter, but is expected to play Saturday in Houston. Ward played 11 snaps and recorded one quarterback hurry in the Broncos' preseason-opening victory... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Former NFL QB Erik Kramer's attempted suicide should raise concern, but will it?On the same day most of the national sports media focused on a New York City co
Former NFL QB Erik Kramer's attempted suicide should raise concern, but will it?
Inside Bay Area / Posted 7 days ago
On the same day most of the national sports media focused on a New York City courtroom and Tom Brady's role in deflating footballs, we were learning that former NFL quarterback Erik Kramer reportedly aimed a gun at himself and tried to take his life... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Former NFL QB Erik Kramer's attempted suicide should raise concern, but will it?On the same day most of the national sports media focused on a New York City co
Former NFL QB Erik Kramer's attempted suicide should raise concern, but will it?
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 7 days ago
On the same day most of the national sports media focused on a New York City courtroom and Tom Brady's role in deflating footballs, we were learning that former NFL quarterback Erik Kramer reportedly aimed a gun at himself and tried to take his life... Read more
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The Daily Review
Former NFL QB Erik Kramer's attempted suicide should raise concern, but will it?On the same day most of the national sports media focused on a New York City co
Former NFL QB Erik Kramer's attempted suicide should raise concern, but will it?
The Daily Review / Posted 7 days ago
On the same day most of the national sports media focused on a New York City courtroom and Tom Brady's role in deflating footballs, we were learning that former NFL quarterback Erik Kramer reportedly aimed a gun at himself and tried to take his life... Read more
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Long Beach Press-Telegram
Erik Kramer’s attempted suicide should raise concern, but will it?On the same day most of the national sports media focused on a New York City co
Erik Kramer’s attempted suicide should raise concern, but will it?
Long Beach Press-Telegram / Posted 8 days ago
On the same day most of the national sports media focused on a New York City courtroom and Tom Brady’s role in deflating footballs, we were learning that former NFL quarterback Erik Kramer reportedly aimed a gun at himself and tried to take his life... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
Erik Kramer’s attempted suicide should raise concern, but will it?On the same day most of the national sports media focused on a New York City co
Erik Kramer’s attempted suicide should raise concern, but will it?
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 8 days ago
On the same day most of the national sports media focused on a New York City courtroom and Tom Brady’s role in deflating footballs, we were learning that former NFL quarterback Erik Kramer reportedly aimed a gun at himself and tried to take his life... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Erik Kramer’s attempted suicide should raise concern, but will it?On the same day most of the national sports media focused on a New York City co
Erik Kramer’s attempted suicide should raise concern, but will it?
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
On the same day most of the national sports media focused on a New York City courtroom and Tom Brady’s role in deflating footballs, we were learning that former NFL quarterback Erik Kramer reportedly aimed a gun at himself and tried to take his life... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Erik Kramer’s attempted suicide should raise concern, but will it?On the same day most of the national sports media focused on a New York City co
Erik Kramer’s attempted suicide should raise concern, but will it?
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
On the same day most of the national sports media focused on a New York City courtroom and Tom Brady’s role in deflating footballs, we were learning that former NFL quarterback Erik Kramer reportedly aimed a gun at himself and tried to take his life... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Erik Kramer’s attempted suicide should raise concern, but will it?On the same day most of the national sports media focused on a New York City co
Erik Kramer’s attempted suicide should raise concern, but will it?
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
On the same day most of the national sports media focused on a New York City courtroom and Tom Brady’s role in deflating footballs, we were learning that former NFL quarterback Erik Kramer reportedly aimed a gun at himself and tried to take his life... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Erik Kramer shows NFL would rather tilt at Deflategate than confront true shameLost in the tedious melodrama of an inflated ball scandal that should have ende
Erik Kramer shows NFL would rather tilt at Deflategate than confront true shame
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 8 days ago
Lost in the tedious melodrama of an inflated ball scandal that should have ended months ago are the real issues the NFL and its players are going to have to address. On Tuesday, a day before league and union attorneys met in a New York courtroom to... Read more
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iol.co.za
Former NFL star in suicide bidLos Angeles - Former National Football League quarterback Erik Kramer tried to
Former NFL star in suicide bid
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
Los Angeles - Former National Football League quarterback Erik Kramer tried to commit suicide by shooting himself at a motel in the Los Angeles area, NBC News reported. Kramer's former wife, Marshawn Kramer, told NBC News late on Wednesday that he... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Former NFL quarterback Erik Kramer tries to commit suicide, NBC News reportsLOS ANGELES Former National Football League quarterback Erik Kramer tried to co
Former NFL quarterback Erik Kramer tries to commit suicide, NBC News reports
Reuters Sports News / Posted 8 days ago
LOS ANGELES Former National Football League quarterback Erik Kramer tried to commit suicide by shooting himself at a motel in the Los Angeles area, NBC News reported. Kramer's former wife, Marshawn Kramer, told NBC News late on Wednesday that he... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Former NFL QB Erik Kramer Wounded In Apparent Suicide AttemptFormer NFL quarterback Erik Kramer is alive after an apparent suicide attempt T
Former NFL QB Erik Kramer Wounded In Apparent Suicide Attempt
New England Sports Network / Posted 8 days ago
Former NFL quarterback Erik Kramer is alive after an apparent suicide attempt Tuesday night in Los Angeles, Kramer’s ex-wife and law enforcement sources told NBC Chicago. Kramer reportedly shot himself in a Los Angeles-area hotel and was found by... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Ex-NFL QB Wounded in Apparent Suicide AttemptFormer journeyman NFL quarterback Erik Kramer suffered a non-life-threatening g
Ex-NFL QB Wounded in Apparent Suicide Attempt
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 8 days ago
Former journeyman NFL quarterback Erik Kramer suffered a non-life-threatening gunshot wound in a possible suicide attempt at a Southern California motel, law enforcement sources and his former wife told NBC News. Deputies responded at about 8 p.m.... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Former NFL quarterback Erik Kramer injured in apparent suicide attemptKramer, 50, was wounded in the shooting but survived. According to reports, pol
Former NFL quarterback Erik Kramer injured in apparent suicide attempt
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 8 days ago
Kramer, 50, was wounded in the shooting but survived. According to reports, police were called to a motel in Calabasas, California, just north-west of LA. When deputies arrived they found Kramer with a gunshot wound that was described as not... Read more
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The News & Observer
Pack star Erik Kramer injured in shootingEx- | News & Observer August 20, 2015 Ex- Reports indicate suicide attempt
Pack star Erik Kramer injured in shooting
The News & Observer / Posted 8 days ago
Ex- | News & Observer August 20, 2015 Ex- Reports indicate suicide attempt Kramer was All-ACC QB in 1985, 86 Ex-wife says football led to depression Kramer found... Read more
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Covers.com
Pride, power blinding NFL to its own mortality -It seemed laughable last winter when Mark Cuban, the owner of the NBA's Dallas
Pride, power blinding NFL to its own mortality -
Covers.com / Posted 8 days ago
It seemed laughable last winter when Mark Cuban, the owner of the NBA's Dallas Mavericks, forecast a big decline in the NFL's popularity over the next decade because the league had become so greedy. He said the NFL was “10 years away from an... Read more
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Newser
Former NFL QB Erik Kramer Attempts Suicide– Former NFL quarterback Erik Kramer was wounded on Tuesday night after shootin
Former NFL QB Erik Kramer Attempts Suicide
Newser / Posted 8 days ago
– Former NFL quarterback Erik Kramer was wounded on Tuesday night after shooting himself in an LA-area motel room, NBC News reports, in what Los Angles County sheriff's deputies and Kramer's ex-wife are characterizing as a suicide attempt. Kramer,... Read more
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City Pulse
Heady mattersThe “NCAA Game of the Week” football program for Nov. 23, 1963 lists J. Proebst
Heady matters
City Pulse / Posted 9 days ago
The “NCAA Game of the Week” football program for Nov. 23, 1963 lists J. Proebstle at right end and D. Proebstle at quarterback for the Michigan State University Spartans. For the brothers, Jim and Dick Proebstle, this wasn’t the first team they had... Read more
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Orange County Register
Basketball may be in Trayce Thompson's blood, but baseball was a wise choiceWhat in the wide, wide world of sports is going on here ... • Trayce Thompson
Basketball may be in Trayce Thompson's blood, but baseball was a wise choice
Orange County Register / Posted 10 days ago
What in the wide, wide world of sports is going on here ... • Trayce Thompson is the worst basketball player among the men in a basketball family. That’s OK. He’s the best baseball player in the family. • Thompson, the starting right fielder for... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Former NFL Players Raise Objections To Concussion SettlementFormer National Football League players who oppose the league's potential $1 bi
Former NFL Players Raise Objections To Concussion Settlement
The Huffington Post / Posted 10 days ago
Former National Football League players who oppose the league's potential $1 billion settlement of lawsuits claiming it hid the risk of concussions asked a federal appeals court on Monday to throw out the accord. In a filing with the 3rd U.S.... Read more
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Black Press USA
Former NFL Players Object to Concussion Settlement In this Dec. 23, 2007, file photo, New England Patriots linebacker Junior Sea
Former NFL Players Object to Concussion Settlement
Black Press USA / Posted 10 days ago
In this Dec. 23, 2007, file photo, New England Patriots linebacker Junior Seau (55) reacts after a defensive play during an NFL football game against the Miami Dolphins in Foxborough, Mass. A... Read more
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Reuters
Former NFL players object to concussion settlementA football helmet's health warning sticker is pictured between a U.S. flag and
Former NFL players object to concussion settlement
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
A football helmet's health warning sticker is pictured between a U.S. flag and the number 55, in memory of former student and NFL player Junior Seau, as the Oceanside Pirates high school football team prepares for their Friday night game in... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Rivers: Commitment from Chargers outweighs uncertaintySAN DIEGO (AP) — Philip Rivers will be the San Diego Chargers' quarterback thro
Rivers: Commitment from Chargers outweighs uncertainty
Warren Times Observer / Posted 10 days ago
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Philip Rivers will be the San Diego Chargers' quarterback through 2019, he said Monday, "wherever we are." Whether he ends his career with the Chargers still based in San Diego or uprooted and moved to the Los Angeles area, Rivers... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Former NFL players object to concussion settlementA football helmet's health warning sticker is pictured between a U.S. flag and
Former NFL players object to concussion settlement
Reuters Sports News / Posted 11 days ago
A football helmet's health warning sticker is pictured between a U.S. flag and the number 55, in memory of former student and NFL player Junior Seau, as the Oceanside Pirates high school football team prepares for their Friday night game in... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Former NFL players object to concussion settlementFormer National Football League players who oppose the league's potential $1 bi
Former NFL players object to concussion settlement
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 11 days ago
Former National Football League players who oppose the league's potential $1 billion settlement of lawsuits claiming it hid the risk of concussions on Monday asked a federal appeals court to throw out the accord. In a filing with the 3rd U.S.... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Staying with Chargers 'very special' for Philip RiversPhilip Rivers will be the San Diego Chargers’ quarterback through 2019, he said
Staying with Chargers 'very special' for Philip Rivers
Calgary Sun / Posted 11 days ago
Philip Rivers will be the San Diego Chargers’ quarterback through 2019, he said Monday, “wherever we are.” Whether he ends his career with the Chargers still based in San Diego or uprooted and moved to the Los Angeles area, Rivers will be able to... Read more
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Bakersfield Now
Philip Rivers: Commitment from Chargers outweighs uncertainty SAN DIEGO (AP) — Philip Rivers will be the San Diego Chargers' quarterback th
Philip Rivers: Commitment from Chargers outweighs uncertainty
Bakersfield Now / Posted 11 days ago
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Philip Rivers will be the San Diego Chargers' quarterback through 2019, he said Monday, "wherever we are." Whether he ends his career with the Chargers still based in... Read more
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Bakersfield Now
Philip Rivers: Commitment from Chargers outweighs uncertainty SAN DIEGO (AP) — Philip Rivers will be the San Diego Chargers' quarterback th
Philip Rivers: Commitment from Chargers outweighs uncertainty
Bakersfield Now / Posted 11 days ago
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Philip Rivers will be the San Diego Chargers' quarterback through 2019, he said Monday, "wherever we are." Whether he ends his career with the Chargers still based in... Read more
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Long Beach Press-Telegram
Rivers: Commitment from Chargers outweighs uncertaintySAN DIEGO (AP) � Philip Rivers will be the San Diego Chargers' quarterback thro
Rivers: Commitment from Chargers outweighs uncertainty
Long Beach Press-Telegram / Posted 11 days ago
SAN DIEGO (AP) � Philip Rivers will be the San Diego Chargers' quarterback through 2019, he said Monday, "wherever we are." Whether he ends his career with the Chargers still based in San Diego or uprooted and moved to the Los Angeles area, Rivers... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Philip Rivers: "I'm going to be a Charger wherever they are"SAN DIEGO (AP) — Philip Rivers will be the San Diego Chargers' quarterback thro
Philip Rivers: "I'm going to be a Charger wherever they are"
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 11 days ago
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Philip Rivers will be the San Diego Chargers' quarterback through 2019, he said Monday, "wherever we are." Whether he ends his career with the Chargers still based in San Diego or uprooted and moved to the Los Angeles area, Rivers... Read more
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Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Trial set for Colt Brennan on false police report misdemeanorHis troubles started way before he got in the auto accident that ruined the lif
Trial set for Colt Brennan on false police report misdemeanor
Honolulu Star-Advertiser / Posted 11 days ago
His troubles started way before he got in the auto accident that ruined the life of the female doctor in the other car. The guy was convicted of a felony and kicked out of a mainland college and it was JJ who realized his potential as a quarterback.... Read more
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Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Trial set for Colt Brennan on false police report misdemeanorI hope things work out for Colt. So many people have turned their backs on him
Trial set for Colt Brennan on false police report misdemeanor
Honolulu Star-Advertiser / Posted 11 days ago
I hope things work out for Colt. So many people have turned their backs on him now that the glory days are gone. His troubles started way before he got in the auto accident that ruined the life of the female doctor in the other car. The guy was... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Band of former NFL players oppose league's $1bn concussion settlementFormer National Football League players who oppose the league’s potential $1bn
Band of former NFL players oppose league's $1bn concussion settlement
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 11 days ago
Former National Football League players who oppose the league’s potential $1bn settlement of lawsuits claiming it hid the risk of concussions on Monday asked a federal appeals court to throw out the accord. In a filing with the third US circuit... Read more
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Orange County Register
Fans all charged up about a team ready to boltSAN DIEGO – Shortly after the gates opened to the Qualcomm Stadium parking lot
Fans all charged up about a team ready to bolt
Orange County Register / Posted 13 days ago
SAN DIEGO – Shortly after the gates opened to the Qualcomm Stadium parking lot on Thursday, four hours before what many fear might have been the Chargers’ final preseason opener here in its home city since 1961, the loyal fans still raised their... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Football killed ex-USC LB Scott Ross; His family wants NFL to do more about concussionsMarshall and Janie Ross pose for a portrait on a golf course near their home in
Football killed ex-USC LB Scott Ross; His family wants NFL to do more about concussions
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
Marshall and Janie Ross pose for a portrait on a golf course near their home in Montgomery, TX Wednesday August 12, 2015. Their son, the late Scott Ross, used to walk his dog around the same course and nearby lake before his death in 2014. Photo by... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
NFL Confidential: Frank Gifford in right place at right time for Giants, leagueThe New York Giants drafted Frank Gifford with the 11th pick in the 1952 draft,
NFL Confidential: Frank Gifford in right place at right time for Giants, league
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 13 days ago
The New York Giants drafted Frank Gifford with the 11th pick in the 1952 draft, the same year the Dallas Texans folded in mid-season and finished the year practicing in Hershey, Pa., and played two home games in Akron, Ohio, where they were outdrawn... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Studies show concussion can have devastating effectsExplanation of how a football player can suffer a concussion, includes symptoms
Studies show concussion can have devastating effects
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
Explanation of how a football player can suffer a concussion, includes symptoms of a concussion and of second impact syndrome. Studies linking the devastating effects of brain trauma and football have been among the most-discussed issues surrounding... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Football killed ex USC LB Scott Ross; family wants NFL to do more about concussionsMarshall and Janie Ross pose for a portrait on a golf course near their home in
Football killed ex USC LB Scott Ross; family wants NFL to do more about concussions
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
Marshall and Janie Ross pose for a portrait on a golf course near their home in Montgomery, TX Wednesday August 12, 2015. Their son, the late Scott Ross, used to walk his dog around the same course and nearby lake before his death in 2014. (Photo for... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Football study finds ‘critical window’ in kids’ brain developmentA study released Monday of 40 former NFL players between the ages of 40 and 65
Football study finds ‘critical window’ in kids’ brain development
The Globe and Mail / Posted 16 days ago
A study released Monday of 40 former NFL players between the ages of 40 and 65 found that those who began playing tackle football before the age of 12 faced a higher risk of altered brain development than those who waited until they were older. The... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Goodell Shouldn't Be Judge and Jury1. Why does Goodell want all this power, anyway? I found myself somewhat stagg
Goodell Shouldn't Be Judge and Jury
Bleacher Report / Posted 16 days ago
1. Why does Goodell want all this power, anyway? I found myself somewhat staggered, like when I get kicked in the head in Muay Thai, after reading something from Richie Incognito and, gulp, agreeing with him. I just think it's bogus, the whole... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Four worthy Hall of Fame candidatesThe Class of 2015 included some of the game's former brightest stars, including
Four worthy Hall of Fame candidates
The Houma Courier / Posted 17 days ago
The Class of 2015 included some of the game's former brightest stars, including running back Jerome Bettis, wide receiver Tim Brown, defensive end Charles Haley and the late linebacker Junior Seau. Now, the talk shifts to worthy candidates for the... Read more
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