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Wes Welker (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Twellman On Toucher & Rich: After Latest Concussion, ‘Welker Needs To Stop’

Taylor Twellman has been very outspoken on the concussion issue and he had a strong message for Wes Welker Monday morning.

98.5 The Sports Hub–08/25/2014

Cyclist (WBZ-TV)

I-Team: Concussions On The Rise Among Cyclists

No one will argue you are safer riding with a helmet than without one, but as our cycling culture keeps growing, the I-Team found some troubling numbers.

07/03/2014

SEATTLE, WA - JANUARY 11: Wide receiver Percy Harvin #11 of the Seattle Seahawks is on the field after free safety Rafael Bush #25 of the New Orleans Saints was called for an unnneccesary roughness penalty in the first quarter during the NFC Divisional Playoff Game at CenturyLink Field on January 11, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Harvin Out For NFC Championship

Just like in the regular season Percy Harvin’s return to the field in the postseason was short lived as Harvin will not be playing against San Francisco this weekend.

01/18/2014

Miguel Cabrera tagged out by David Ross (L) and Ross tagged out by Alex Avila (R). (Photos by Mike Ehrmann &  Jamie Squire Getty Images )

MLB Intends To Ban Home Plate Collisions

Major League Baseball plans to eliminate home plate collisions, possibly as soon as next season but no later than by 2015.

12/11/2013

Bruins defenseman Johnny Boychuk. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Boychuk On Toucher & Rich: What Will It Be Like With A Guy Like Jagr In The Room?

Bruins defenseman Johnny Boychuck joined 98.5 the Sports Hub’s Toucher & Rich to discuss Jaromir Jagr joining the team and the injury to Patrice Bergeron.

98.5 The Sports Hub–04/04/2013

Boston Celtics rookie center Fab Melo during his time with the Maine Red Claws of the NBADL. (Photo by Otto Kitsinger/NBAE via Getty Images)

Celtics’ Melo Suffers Concussion After Walking Into Doorway

Following a string of dominating performances for the Maine Red Claws of the NBADL, it turns out the only thing that can slow down Boston Celtics rookie Fab Melo is a doorway.

01/04/2013

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Doctors: Hillary Clinton Has Blood Clot Between Brain And Skull

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton developed a blood clot in her head but did not suffer a stroke or neurological damage, her doctors said Monday.

12/31/2012

Xenith football helmet

New Study: Concussions Could Lead To Degenerative Brain Disease

A new study shows concussions, head to head collisions and even mild hits to the head on a continuous basis could lead to a fatal degenerative brain disease called Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE).

12/03/2012

Youth football player

Concussion Expert: No Tackle Football For Kids Under 14; Modify Soccer, Hockey

A leading researcher on concussions, based in Boston, is proposing some very tough guidelines about when it is OK for kids to play anything from football to soccer.

11/01/2012

Patrick O'Halloran was hit in the head with a line drive.

Burlington Boy Recovering After Being Hit In Head By Line Drive

Patrick O’Halloran was in the hospital for five days after suffering a concussion and whiplash in the Cal Ripken World Series.

08/24/2012

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