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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - SEPTEMBER 16: The Detroit Lions helmet on the field before their game against the San Francisco 49ers at Candlestick Park on September 16, 2012 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Former NFL Players Appeal Terms Of Concussion Settlement

Former NFL players who object to terms of the potential $1 billion concussion settlement are filing appeals Monday with a federal court in Philadelphia.

97.1 The Ticket–08/17/2015

World Wrestling Entertainment logo hangs on a wall at a media conference.

WWE Seeking To Block Concussion-Related Lawsuits

World 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.

97.1 The Ticket–07/02/2015

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NBA Union To Investigate League’s Concussion Protocol

When 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.

97.1 The Ticket–06/02/2015

ORCHARD PARK, NY - JANUARY 14: Rex Ryan holds a Buffalo Bills helmet following a press conference announcing his arrival as head coach of the Buffalo Bills on January 14, 2015 at Ralph Wilson Stadium in Orchard Park, New York. (Photo by Brett Carlsen/Getty Images)

NFL Concussion Deal Appears Near, But Concerns Remain

The 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.

97.1 The Ticket–02/09/2015

ANN ARBOR, MI - SEPTEMBER 27:  Quarterback Shane Morris #7 of the Michigan Wolverines is helped off the field by teammates Ben Braden #71 and Khalid Hill #80 during the fourth quarter of the game against the Minnesota Golden Gophers at Michigan Stadium on September 27, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The Golden Gophers defeated the Wolverines 30-14.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Did Brady Hoke Intentionally Play Concussed QB? ‘The Answer Is 100% No’ Says MSU’s Tom Izzo

Michigan State coach Tom Izzo has some words of support for his embattled adversary at the University of Michigan.

CBS Detroit–10/02/2014

University of Michigan Athletic Director Dave Brandon -FILE. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Rally On Michigan’s Campus Calls For Firing Of AD David Brandon

“This weekend was just the last straw,” said one U-M student.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/30/2014

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UM President Extremely Disappointed With Handling Of Injury To Shane Morris

University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel has issued a statement on the Shane Morris controversy …

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/30/2014

ANN ARBOR, MI - SEPTEMBER 27:  Quarterback Shane Morris #7 of the Michigan Wolverines is helped off the field by teammates Ben Braden #71 and Khalid Hill #80 during the fourth quarter of the game against the Minnesota Golden Gophers at Michigan Stadium on September 27, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The Golden Gophers defeated the Wolverines 30-14.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Michigan AD Apologizes For Mistakes With QB Concussion

Officials confirm Michigan sophomore quarterback Shane Morris suffered a mild concussion in Saturday’s game against Minnesota.

97.1 The Ticket–09/30/2014

ANN ARBOR, MI - SEPTEMBER 27: Quarterback Shane Morris #7 of the Michigan Wolverines warms up prior to the start of the game against the Minnesota Golden Gophers at Michigan Stadium on September 27, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Michigan AD Issues Statement About QB Shane Morris

“In my judgment, there was a serious lack of communication that led to confusion on the sideline,” he said.

97.1 The Ticket–09/30/2014

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Heads-Up On Concussions: Millions Go Unreported Every Year

Football accounts for most concussions among kids in sports, with hockey, soccer, wrestling and basketball rounding out the top 5

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/11/2014

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