NFL Concussion Claims Hit $500M In Less Than 2 YearsMore than $500 million in claims have been approved under the NFL's concussion settlement in less than two years.
Children Who Play Football Before Age 12 Show CTE-Related Symptoms Much SoonerNew study shows kids who play football before 12 will develop emotional symptoms associated with CTE much sooner than others.
DeAndre Levy: CTE, Long-Term Effects 'Not Talked About' By NFL TeamsLevy, other former players and brain-injury researchers spoke at a forum about what Congress can do to make the nation's most popular spectator sport safer.
Panthers LB Davis: CTE Study 'Alarming,' Will Keep PlayingPanthers linebacker Thomas Davis called the latest medical report on brain injuries involving former football players "alarming," and said it's something NFL players are talking about.
Brain Disease Seen In Most Football Players In Large ReportResearch on 202 former football players found evidence of brain disease in nearly all of them, from athletes in the NFL, college and even high school.
Jeff Hardy Opens Up About TNA Wrestling, Concussion Fears, New AlbumJeff Hardy, TNA wrestler and musician, is a modern-day renaissance man, even among the eccentric characters in pro wrestling.
Concussion Group Says Ex-NFL Player Bubba Smith Had CTEThe Concussion Legacy Foundation says former NFL defensive end Bubba Smith was diagnosed with the brain disease CTE by researchers after his death.
NFL Demands Retraction Of New York Times Concussion Story The NFL has demanded The New York Times retract a story that called the league's concussion research flawed and likened the NFL's handling of head trauma to the tobacco industry's response to the dangers of cigarettes.
Terry Foster: Livonia Attorney Fighting For Concussion Settlements From The NFL“They need to focus on their post football lives because their careers are only three years on average,” Acho said.
NFL Exec Admits To CTE-Football Head Trauma Link"Well, certainly, Dr. McKee's research shows that a number of retired NFL players were diagnosed with CTE, so the answer to that question is certainly 'yes,' but there are also a number of questions that come with that," Miller said.
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."
Former NFL Safety Sash Diagnosed With CTEFormer NFL and Iowa safety Tyler Sash, who died last year at age 27, has been diagnosed with chronic traumatic encephalopathy.
Former GVSU Receiver Remembers Finnerty, Talks Football And ConcussionsWhen answers emerged this week, the discovery of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), a degenerative brain disease connected to repeated head trauma, in Finnerty’s brain did not shock Fowler.