New Study Finds Sub-Concussive Hits To The Head May Cause Brain DamageA new study finds that it doesn't take a full-blown concussion to cause brain damage.
Roger Goodell Pens Letter Committing To Full $30 Million For NIH Concussion StudiesGoodell reaffirmed the NFL's full commitment to the NIH study after accusations of rescinding money.
Police Investigate Brighton Assault That Left Man With Severe Head InjuriesPolice are seeking the public’s help in their investigation of an assault early Saturday morning that left a man unconscious with life-threatening head injuries.
NightSide - Neal McGrath and Lisa Paradis Discuss Youth Head InjuriesConcussion Awareness In Youth Sports.
Tony Gonzalez References Rob Gronkowski & Calls On NFL To Change Hits To The KneesHall of Fame bound tight end Tony Gonzalez sees everything the NFL is doing to protect players from head injuries, but he believes that more can be done to protect against knee injuries as well.
Will Independent Arbitration Work For Shawn Thornton?Although he hasn't heard one way or the other, Haggs believes Thornton's suspension is heading towards independent arbitration, so the two questions that remain are: What happens next? And will it work?
Psychiatrist Says Rage Motivated Fujita In Murder, Not Mental IllnessTwo psychiatrists with drastically differing expert opinions took the stand Monday in the Nate Fujita murder trial.
Doctor: Football Head Injuries Could Have Left Fujita 'Disconnected' In Astley's MurderA psychiatrist testified that Fujita could have been suffering from traumatic brain injuries from playing high school football before the murder.
Concussion Expert: No Tackle Football For Kids Under 14; Modify Soccer, HockeyA 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.
BU Center May Be Interested In Examining Junior Seau's BrainThe BU Center for the Study of Traumatic Encephalopathy did not confirm or deny Thursday whether they are interested in studying the brain of former NFL linebacker Junior Seau.
Toucher & Rich: NHL Fights & Head InjuriesJohn Branch writes for the New York Times and joined Toucher & Rich to discuss that connection between fighting and brain injuries.
Lowell Company Makes Hi-Tech Football HelmetsXenith has raised $10.5 million in new funding to make football helmets to help protect players from getting concussions.
The D.A. Show: Jim McMahon On Jay Cutler, Head InjuriesFormer Bears QB Jim McMahon joined the D.A. show to discuss the issues regarding head trauma in sports and if he were in Jay Cutler's shoes would he have stayed in the game?
Felger & Mazz: Head Injuries & SteroidsFelger and Massarotti discussed steroids and head injuries in sports. Marc Savard is out again with a concussion, will he return this year?
The Toll Of Concussions In Youth SportsIn football, the head is sometimes used as a weapon – a battering ram. The cost can be tremendous, no matter what the age of the player.