Concussions

Ken Stabler C.T.E. Diagnosis Proves That No One Can Avoid Head Trauma And NFL Needs Significant Change To SurviveFormer NFL quarterback Ken Stabler has been found to have C.T.E., which shows that no player can completely avoid the head trauma that comes with the game - and that the NFL needs to make significant changes to live on.
NFL Data: 271 Concussions Diagnosed In 2015 Season, Up 32 Percent From Previous SeasonFrom the 2014 to 2015 seasons, the incidence of concussions has risen significantly in the NFL.
NFL Acts Quickly To Dispute ESPN Concussion Study Report Which Paints League In Terrible LightAs it turns out, the NFL can actually work swiftly to correct a report it deems inaccurate.
Hurley: NFL's Fumbling Of Rams' Case Keenum's Concussion Shows League Doesn't Take Player Safety SeriouslyNow, as ever, the NFL does not know how to properly protect its players against concussions.
T&R: Ray Lewis Seemingly Advocates For More Helmet-To-Helmet Hits"And they're kicking babies out of games. But a referee makes a mistake and they never are punished."
Football's Concussion Problem On Full Display This WeekThe NFL's concussion problems came into focus in the national spotlight this week. What is being done about it?
NHL Plays Dumb In Concussion Lawsuit, Subpoenas BU CTE Center For RecordsIn the NHL's latest move in the massive concussion lawsuit against former players, the league has subpoenaed BU's CTE Center for their records.
Mass. Native, Concussion Sufferer Dan LaCouture Explains Why He's Suing NHLFormer NHL player Dan LaCouture called Toucher & Rich Thursday morning to discuss his concussion history and why he's suing the NHL for it.
NFL Player's Early Retirement Draws Attention To Concussion ConcernsHigh-profile athletes drawing attention to concussions have changed how contact sports are coached.
Youth Football Teams Try Helmet Caps To Reduce ConcussionsThere was something different about a North Shore football team on Sunday.
Will Concussions Ever Deter You From Watching Football?Is it our moral obligation to stop watching football? One author says yes.
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.

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