NFL concussions lawsuit

Bills quarterback Trent Edwards suffers a concussion after getting hit by Cardinals safety Adrian Wilson during the first half of a 2008 NFL game at Stadium in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo: Donald Miralle/Getty Images)

Judge: NFL, Players to Reach $765 Million Settlement in Concussion Lawsuits

The NFL and more than 4,500 former players want to resolve concussion-related lawsuits with a $765 million settlement that would fund medical exams, concussion-related compensation and medical research, a federal judge said Thursday.