NFL Concussion Hearing Wednesday To Be Aired Live OnlineA federal judge in Philadelphia will live-stream a hearing Wednesday in the NFL concussion case so retired players can learn what's ahead as the estimated $1 billion settlement rolls out this year.
Supreme Court Leaves $1B NFL Concussion Settlement In PlaceThe Supreme Court on Monday rejected the final two challenges to the estimated $1 billion settlement between the NFL and thousands of its former players who have been diagnosed with brain injuries linked to repeated concussions.
Late Appeal Moves NFL Concussion Case To Supreme CourtA last-minute appeal in the NFL concussion case, filed by the son of an all-star and civil rights activist, has sent the proposed settlement to the U.S. Supreme Court and delays payouts for at least several months.
Court Denies NHL Motion To Dismiss Concussion Suit Over CBAA federal judge in Minnesota has denied the NHL's latest attempt to throw out a class-action lawsuit by former players filed over head injuries.
Appeals Court Upholds $1B NFL Concussion SettlementThe appellate judges acknowledge those points in the 69-page ruling but found the settlement was for the greater good of all players.
UP Area Schools Take Part In Pilot Program Testing For ConcussionsStudent athletes at 35 high schools are part of the only pilot program in the country to test for concussions.
Will Smith Quells 'Concussion' Controversy At Film AwardsWill Smith isn't expecting any pushback from the NFL over his upcoming football drama, "Concussion."
Former NFL Players Appeal Terms Of Concussion SettlementFormer NFL players who object to terms of the potential $1 billion concussion settlement are filing appeals Monday with a federal court in Philadelphia.
WWE Seeking To Block Concussion-Related LawsuitsWorld Wrestling Entertainment Inc. is asking a federal judge to block lawsuits by former wrestlers who claim they have suffered long-term health problems from concussions they received in the ring.
NBA Union To Investigate League's Concussion ProtocolWhen NBA union chief Michele Roberts watched Stephen Curry return to a game after his head slammed against the floor and he walked woozily to the locker room, she immediately took a closer look the league's concussion protocols.
NFL Concussion Deal Appears Near, But Concerns RemainThe potential $1 billion settlement of NFL concussion claims appears very close to winning final approval from a federal judge, to the chagrin of critics who believe the plan remains murky or pays too little to struggling former players.
Did Brady Hoke Intentionally Play Concussed QB? 'The Answer Is 100% No' Says MSU's Tom IzzoMichigan State coach Tom Izzo has some words of support for his embattled adversary at the University of Michigan.