My wife was hit last week in her car, at about a 45 degree angle, across the passenger side. Not a jarring hit - none of the airbags deployed, and she didn't hit her head on anything.
Still, she sustained a mild concussion. Her thinking has been impaired since then. We are watching her slowly...
He’s been getting concussions for years now. I can’t imagine being in concussion protocol for 6 months. I think someone needs to step in and stop him before it’s too late.
The league has never stepped in and forced a player to retire due to head injuries, but they may want to for their own...
CTE study: Repetitive head impact, not concussions, triggers disease
It won't super long before the decision is taken out of the parents hands as to whether their children can play certain sports.. This article covers 4 teenager post mortem brains.. disturbing
from the article:
Do they? On a related note, anmouncers mentioned that Hogan "lost teeth", in a collision in practice. Yikes!!!!!
I'm baffled as to how players don't wear mouthguards mow that i think about it, i rarely see them doing so. Even qbs should wear them. I think it would cut down on cte as well.
Just reported. What on earth...such a tough start for this guy. I honestly don't know if we have the DB's to ward of the freaking Jets just in terms of pure numbers. Rowe and Gilmore out leaves Butler and Jones. Ouch.
Time for the Omissioner and the 32 to up their nervousness level.
"Researchers from Boston University's School of Medicine may have made one of the biggest breakthroughs in chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) research to date, as they say they have developed a method to detect CTE in living...
The NFL claims to be concerned about player safety. In response to growing evidence about the long-term dangers of head-trauma, the NFL has instituted third party neurological reviews for player concussions that can force players to miss playing time. More generally, the NFL claims to be...
The article has been out for a few days . I found this incredible - but not shocking.
Another example of disingenuous, diabolical, dasterdly Goody.
I posted this in the prediction thread as well.
Anyone else think the concussion spotters have been ordered by the league to have very loose standards with Brady when it comes to removing him from a game - and in fact he likely will be getting pulled from one or more games this year by...
COMMENTARY: The NFL And ESPN Continue To Remain Hypocritical Towards Football's Concussion Problem
Over the weekend, ESPN investigative reporter and "Outside The Lines" host Bob Ley made headlines for his stance on New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's refusal to...
Semi OT: Study finds 99% of donated brains have CTE
More evidence of what we already know.
Researchers studying the link between football and chronic traumatic encephalopathy found that 99 percent of the brains donated by families of former NFL players showed signs of the neurodegenerative...
Daily Notebook: Tuesday Patriots News and Notes 5/23
Here's a look at today's top Patriots-related news for Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017.
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