NFL Approves New Rule Changes For KickoffsThe league announced seven new rules for kickoffs for the upcoming 2018 season.
New Helmet Technology Isn't A Cure-All For Football's Concussion IssuesAs exciting as some of the new technology is, it isn't a full solution to the problem facing the sport.
Monkey Bars Alert: Playground Concussions Are on the RisePlayground concussions are on the rise, according to a new government study, and monkey bars and swings are most often involved.
Keidel: NFL's Concussion ConfusionDid the NFL omit 100+ concussions from the study it relied upon to show no direct link between football and brain damage?
'Concussion' Doctor: 'Our Moral Duty' To Not Allow Children To Play Football Until They're 18The famed forensic pathologist who first diagnosed a deadly brain disease in an NFL player believes children should not be allowed to play football until they are 18.
Brain Disease Found in 87 Former NFL PlayersA new study from the nation's largest brain bank finds that 96% of the brains of former NFL players exhibit signs of brain disease.
Kerrigan On Concussion Retirements: 'It Makes Everybody Think'Redskins OLB Ryan Kerrigan weighs in on young NFL players retiring early with concerns over the lingering effects of head injuries.
Poll: Most Americans Would Not Discourage Kids from Playing FootballAhead of the Super Bowl on Sunday, concussions are again in the spotlight.
Johns Hopkins Study Sheds Light on Brain Damage of Former NFL PlayersA new study on the cognitive function of former NFL players, done by Johns Hopkins scientists and published in the February issue of the journal Neurobiology of Disease, sheds new light on concussion-related brain damage.
Judge to Weigh Fairness of NFL Concussion DealThe NFL's potential $1 billion plan to compensate retired players for brain trauma could soon close the chapter on a troubled era of league concussion management.
NCAA Settles Head-Injury Suit, Will Change Rules The NCAA agreed on Tuesday to help athletes with head injuries in a proposed settlement of a class-action lawsuit that college sports' governing body touted as a major step forward but that critics say doesn't go nearly far enough.
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.