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Brady addresses Gisele's comments about concussion

New England Patriot quarterback Tom Brady addressed wife Gisele’s concussion comments — sort of — in his first interview since they were made.<p>Gisele …

Football concussion study results are bad news for NHL

Boston University researchers recently published their findings in regard to the brains of deceased football players in regards to CTE. They’re still …

The Brain

Plea for timely truth about football's link to brain disease

Let’s get to the truth about concussions and CTE (chronic traumatic encephalopathy).<p>Let’s stop the media and public hysteria.<p>Let’s stop minimizing …

When Your Head Gets in the Way: Devastating Effects of Concussions - Swimming World News

<i>By Kristy Kinzer, Swimming World College Intern.</i><p>Swimming is easily seen from the outside as one of the safest sports with regards to accidental …

Group takes aim at concussion risk with national guidelines

When Steve Podborski talks about head injuries, he ends up talking about broken hearts, about parents who see their children killed or left brain-damaged for life when the right decisions may have prevented it.<p>On Friday, the former 1980 Olympic downhill medalist was part of a news conference to …

The Recovery Process after a Concussion | Times Square Chronicles

The Recovery Process after a Concussion<p>Have you or someone in your care suffered a concussion? Althoughnot life threatening, traumatic brain injuries …

Do Concussions Affect Women Differently Than Men?

Does your sex affect how your brain responds to concussions and other injuries?<p>According to recent research involving mice, the answer might be “Yes.”<p>…

Belt heads to concussion DL, Sandoval added to 25-man roster

One-time World Series MVP Pablo Sandoval is officially back with the the orange and black.<p>The San Francisco Giants announced before Saturday's game …

Blow to head can cause concussion

A concussion, or traumatic brain injury, is caused by a blow or jolt to the head or sudden head movement from a fall or blow that injures the brain. …

Freeman in concussion protocol, will not play Sunday

“After taking him inside yesterday where we thought he had heat related (issues), he reported that he had some concussion symptoms,” Quinn said on …

Brain recovery 'lagging' after sports concussion

Changes in brain structure and function after a concussion remained visible in university athletes even after they were medically cleared to resume …

Colin Kaepernick thanked his supporters for the major rally at the NFL headquarters

Hundreds of supporters rallied for Colin Kaepernick outside the NFL headquarters in New York on Wednesday. Though the former 49ers quarterback wasn’t among those in the crowd, he was certainly watching.<p>Kaepernick spent the afternoon retweeting messages of support and images from the scene in New …

Football (U.S.)

Colts reporter does not think Andrew Luck will play in Week 1

Luck underwent off-season shoulder surgery and has yet to fully participate in practice. He’s not going to suit up for any preseason games. And it’s …

John Lynch says Eric Reid is a better athlete than Kam Chancellor

San Francisco 49ers general manager John Lynch joined the "Tolbert & Lund" show on <i>KNBR</i> Thursday night and discussed the team's sloppy preseason loss …

Football (U.S.)

How good can Giants secondary be? They're aiming for the top spot

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- When opposing quarterbacks survey the field against the New York Giants this season they could be faced with an interesting …

Golden Nuggets: Defensive optimism

What the heck? We have John Lynch saying he thinks Eric Reid is a better athlete than Kam Chancellor. We have Robert Saleh saying Tank Carradine is …

Calais Campbell was impressed by Christian McCaffrey

AP<p>Through three preseason games, Panthers rookie running back Christian McCaffrey hasn’t generated eye-popping numbers, but he’s looked the part. …

Cameron Jordan Is the Best NFL Pass Rusher No One Talks About

<i>As we’ve already told you</i><i>, football can be hard to understand. Playbooks weigh as much as physics textbooks, and when you hear a quarterback barking</i> …

Anatomy of an NFL Protest: How and Why the Browns Got the Country Talking

Late last week, Cleveland Browns defensive back Jason McCourty walked into the locker room, when he saw about a half-dozen of his teammates talking.<p>"What's going on here?" McCourty thought.<p>It was the start of what would become the NFL's largest national anthem protest to date.<p>This is the anatomy of …

Roethlisberger’s Last Ride?

LATROBE, Pa. — Two days after the Steelers’ 2016 season ended with a loss to the Patriots in the AFC championship game, Ben Roethlisberger made an …

Odell Beckham on injury: 'I'm pretty concerned, but I think I'll be alright'

The Giants star receiver says he hopes his sprained ankle isn't serious after a scary hit Monday night<p>The New York Giants got a scare Monday night …