Keidel: NFL's Concussion ConfusionDid the NFL omit 100+ concussions from the study it relied upon to show no direct link between football and brain damage?
NFL Acknowledges Link Between CTE And Football Head Trauma For First TimeAppearing before a congressional committee Monday, Jeff Miller, the NFL's senior vice president for health and safety, was asked about a connection between hits in football and chronic traumatic encephalopathy. His answer was "certainly yes."
Michigan Schools Try Out Gold Standard Of Concussion Tests"You're taught to bounce up and get going, but he didn't bounce and as soon as a guy doesn't get up like you're used to, my heart skipped."
Mathis In Concussion Protocol This Week After Hit He Took Against VikingsAccording to Lions head trainer Kevin Bastin, Mathis was checked for a concussion late in the Vikings game, was cleared, then began showing symptoms after the team traveled to London.
Looks Like We're One Step Closer To Cyberball With These Dartmouth Tackling BotsThe big brains at Dartmouth College have created a smarter tackling dummy. Let's hope it doesn't get tired of all the abuse and leads the rise of the machines.
NFL Concussion Awards On Hold Amid Appeals Through This FallRetired NFL players seeking payouts from the potential $1 billion NFL concussion settlement could be waiting until next year based on appeals being weighed this fall.
U-M Doctor: Still A Lot Of Misinformation Regarding Sports ConcussionsUniversity of Michigan sports neurologist Dr. Jeffrey Kutcher has treated athletes at all levels and said that while there has been an increase in concussion education and awareness, there is still a lot of misinformation.
3 Reasons Why FIFA Needs To Pay More Attention To ConcussionsTo many-a-fan's dismay, some players were noticeably 'out of it' and even collapsed after sustaining a head injury during play. While getting injured is something that can happen in any sport, certain protocols need to be followed to ensure player safety.
World Cup Renews Attention To Soccer Injuries, ConcussionsBeaumont Orthopedic surgeon Dr. Joseph Guettler says as children enter sports earlier, the odds for serious injury rises, especially for girls.
More Former Players Sue NHL Regarding Concussions Another group of former NHL players has joined the fight for compensation for head injuries they say they incurred while playing, while at the same time targeting the violence of the game that they believe brought about those injuries.
Michigan Concussion Specialist Headed To Sochi For The Olympic GamesA metro Detroit doctor will have a front row seat to the Olympics in Russia — but not as a spectator.
Concussion Issues Linger Even As NFL Says Concussions Down 13 PercentDespite what appears to be progress, the league's shady history of handling concussions continues to hover.