Concussion

Concussion

NIH Funds Kennedy Krieger Study On The Impact Of Concussions On Kids

The NFL and the National Institutes of Health are coming together to learn more about brain injuries. The NIH is funding eight projects studying the long term effects of concussions.

12/19/2013

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Ravens Place WR Stokley On Injured Reserve

The Baltimore Ravens have placed wide receiver Brandon Stokley on injured reserve, ending his season.

12/10/2013

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Maryland QB Brown, RB Ross Out Vs. No. 9 Clemson

Maryland quarterback C.J. Brown won’t play against No. 9 Clemson on Saturday because of the lasting effects of a concussion.

10/24/2013

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Terry Ford: So If You Get Hit In The Head, You Could Get A Head Injury? Hmmm…

Alright, let me get this straight, medical folks have done lots of research and now they think that if football players who get hit in the head a lot they could have head injuries?

10/17/2013

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NFL To Pay $765M To Settle Concussion Lawsuits

The NFL will lay out three-quarter of a billion dollars to settle with thousands of former football players over concussion-related injuries.

08/29/2013

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Md. Family Sues Over Frostburg State University Football Death

The parents of a Frostburg State University football player who died after a second concussion accused coaches at the Maryland school of conducting “gladiatorial” high-speed drills that caused players to suffer repeated blows to the head.

08/26/2013

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Study: Teen Athletes May Not Take Concussions Seriously

An alarming study about teenage athletes. It turns out young players are not taking head injuries very seriously.

05/12/2013

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Former Pro-Football Players Push Lawsuit Against NFL Over Concussion-Related Brain Injuries

Former pro-football players are a step closer to going to court against the NFL. A federal judge will soon decide whether their lawsuit over concussion-related brain injuries can move forward.

04/10/2013

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Live From Super Bowl XLVII: Sean Salisbury

Former NFL quarterback Sean Salisbury joined Vinny and Rob live from Superbowl 47’s Radio Row. Salisbury does a lot of work with promoting safety and concussion awareness in the game of football.

01/29/2013

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Former Ref Has Idea To Limit NFL Injuries

Former NFL ref Red Cashion joined the Norris & Davis Show to discuss his days in the league and his observations on how to keep players safe.

105.7 The Fan–11/08/2012

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Ceremony Honors Late Frostburg State Football Player

A Frostburg State University football player who suffered a fatal concussion last year is getting some permanent recognition at his Germantown high school.

10/19/2012

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NFL Players At Higher Risk Of Brain Diseases

Former NFL players may have a higher risk of dying from diseases that damage brain cells.

09/10/2012

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