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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

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Md. Lawmaker Proposes Concussion Program for High School Athletes

Del. Jon Cardin is proposing a pilot program to test how well athletic helmet impact sensors work for high school athletes.

12/23/2013

File photo of a courtroom. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Md. Family Sues Over Frostburg St. Football Death

The parents of a Frostburg State University football player who died after a second concussion accuse coaches at the Maryland school of conducting dangerous drills that caused repeated blows to the head.

08/26/2013

St. Louis Rams v Washington Redskins

Portis: ‘My Vision, My Headaches, My Loss of Memory – I Don’t Know What It’s From’

106.7 The Fan learned former Redskins’ running back Clinton Portis has filed a concussion lawsuit against the NFL, joining a fight already in progress. Later, we learned the reason he joined wasn’t financial, it’s about doing what’s right, for him and the league.

08/14/2013

Washington Redskins v Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Clinton Portis Joins Concussion Lawsuit Against NFL

Clinton Portis, a former running back who has been honored as one of the 80 greatest Redskins of all-time, said earlier this year that he suffered more than 10 concussions during his nine-year NFL career.

08/14/2013

Outgoing Secretary of State Hillary Clinton gave her farewell address to the State Department today. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Hillary Clinton Has More Tests, ‘Is Much Better’

Former President Bill Clinton says his wife, former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, has undergone more medical tests but is “doing much better.”

02/04/2013

Nicklas Backstrom

Caps’ Backstrom: No Concussion, Ready to Go

Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom says he doesn’t have a concussion and is ready for the start of the truncated NHL season.

01/11/2013

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks during a news conference during her visit to Stormont Castle in Belfast on Dec. 7, 2012. (credit: KEVIN LAMARQUE/AFP/Getty Images)

Secretary Clinton Gets Football Helmet On First Day Back Since Hospitalization

Cheers, a standing ovation and a gag gift of protective headgear greeted Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton as she returned to work on Monday after a month-long absence caused first by a stomach virus, then a fall and a concussion and finally a brief hospitalization for a blot clot near her brain.

01/07/2013

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks during a news conference during her visit to Stormont Castle in Belfast on Dec. 7, 2012. (credit: KEVIN LAMARQUE/AFP/Getty Images)

Secretary Clinton Previously Suffered Blood Clot In 1998

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton was released from a New York hospital on Wednesday, three days after doctors discovered a blood clot in her head.

01/03/2013

File phto of Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. (credit: KEVIN LAMARQUE/AFP/Getty Images)

Hillary Clinton Faints, Suffers Concussion

CBS News reports that the U.S. State Department issued a statement Saturday about Clinton becoming dehydrated and fainting, which led to her concussion.

12/15/2012

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