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Concussion (INACTIVE)

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  • Demaryius Thomas looking forward to matchup with Richard Sherman

    Demaryius Thomas looking forward to matchup with Richard Sherman
    JERSEY CITY, N.J. — The Denver Broncos' Super Bowl media sessions have been conducted aboard the Cornucopia Majesty, a moored yacht that Monday featured Coach John Fox holding court on the first deck and players fielding questions two decks above....
  • Survivors of traumatic brain injuries more likely to die young

    Survivors of traumatic brain injuries more likely to die young
    People who suffer traumatic brain injuries face an elevated risk of death from suicide or accidents for years to come, according to a new study based on four decades of data on hundreds of thousand of patients in Sweden. Those who survived the immediate...
  • The NFL concussion settlement is still breathing, and that's too bad

    The NFL concussion settlement is still breathing, and that's too bad
    U.S. District Judge Anita B. Brody has tossed the $765-million NFL concussion settlement out of her courtroom -- temporarily -- and that's a shame. It's a shame because she has given the parties clues to what they need to do to make the deal acceptable,...
  • Judge denies approval of a $765-million NFL concussion settlement

    Judge denies approval of a $765-million NFL concussion settlement
    PHILADELPHIA — A federal judge denied preliminary approval of a $765-million settlement of NFL concussion claims, fearing it may not be enough to cover 20,000 retired players. U.S. District Judge Anita B. Brody asked for more financial information...
  • Packers' Bakhtiari, Saints' Lewis violated concussion rules

    Packers' Bakhtiari, Saints' Lewis violated concussion rules
    Two NFL players violated league protocol on dealing with concussions in last weekend's wild-card playoff games, according to a document obtained by the Associated Press. The document was a letter sent by the chairmen of the NFL's head, neck and spine...
  • Teen athletes with concussions shouldn't do homework, study says

    Teen athletes with concussions shouldn't do homework, study says
    Teen athletes with concussions should skip their homework. It's true, researchers say. Parents should have their concussed kids lay off high-level mental activity including homework and reading. But no video games or texting either! Restricting such...
  • Concussion lawsuit blames Kansas City Chiefs for player's rampage

    Concussion lawsuit blames Kansas City Chiefs for player's rampage
    A Kansas City Chiefs linebacker was suffering from concussion-related brain damage when he went on a rampage and killed his girlfriend and then himself in 2012, a new lawsuit claims, and the player's mother wants to hold the team responsible. Jovan...
  • Injuries are plentiful when looking at Team USA hockey roster

    Injuries are plentiful when looking at Team USA hockey roster
    The men who will wear the red, white and blue of Team USA at the Sochi Olympics have been sporting a lot of black and blue this season. Injuries have clouded the medal prospects for the Americans, who will bring back the core of a team that won the...
  • Aaron Rodgers practices, awaits word on whether he'll play

    Aaron Rodgers practices, awaits word on whether he'll play
    Aaron Rodgers looked fine on the practice field Thursday. It doesn't mean he is going to play. There was no definitive word on whether Rodgers would be medically cleared to return from his left collarbone injury in time for Sunday's game against the...
  • IndyCar's Dario Franchitti holds first news conference since crash

    IndyCar's Dario Franchitti holds first news conference since crash
    Four-time IndyCar champion Dario Franchitti on Thursday held his first news conference since he suffered serious injuries in a career-ending crash in October. "Sorry I haven't been in a position to chat any earlier," said Franchitti, 40, who also is a...
  • Kings' Colin Fraser returns to practice

    Kings' Colin Fraser returns to practice
    Colin Fraser has that secret, that certain veteran savvy, to know what would happen if he made a play. Or, in this case, did not. And so, the Kings center didn't back off when faced with a bigger and stronger Frazer McLaren of the Maple Leafs last...