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Researchers Find Commonality Between Concussions on the Football Field and Battlefield

Unlike violent hits in the NFL which can lead to a concussion requiring rest and recovery time, the effects from a single blast sustained in a …

Brain Injury Lawyer Sees Weakness in Plaintiffs’ Case Against NFL

Michael Kaplen, the well-known brain injury lawyer of DeCaro & Kaplen, LLP, told <i>Concussion Litigation Reporter</i> yesterday that the concussion cases …

Researchers: Gender Does Not Play Role in Athletes’ Responses to Sports-Related Concussions

Much has been printed suggesting the existence of gender-related differences in athletes’ responses to sports-related concussions, including …

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Players suing NFL seek to become safety ambassadors

INDIANAPOLIS – Court suits continue between the NFL and more than 4,000 former players who allege that for decades the league hid the dangers of concussions. But some players in those suits also have joined an NFL-backed initiative to make the game safer for kids.<p>USA Football, a national youth …

NFL Reportedly Considered CFL-Style Field for Safety Precautions

The National Football League has made player safety one of its top priorities and the move to a safer game reportedly yielded the suggestion that the league consider changing the playing field to a CFL-style design.<p>According to Dan Pompei of the National Football Post, the NFL’s competition …

Conferences' New Player Tracking Devices Still Don't Address Safety Precautions

College football is using science! This time they are going with electronic tracking devices in the Big 12, Pac-12 and SEC, as Jon Solomon of the <i>Birmingham News</i> reported Tuesday. From Solomon's report, SEC football officiating coordinator Steve Shaw:<p>"I think it really is more for tracking how fast …

Racers' message: embrace safety

On the night of May 3, 2012, the legends of auto racing gathered at the International Motor Sports Hall of Fame, located alongside the Talladega …