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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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Roberts Returns To Orioles After 13-Month Layoff

Soon after a concussion interrupted his baseball career, Brian Roberts was more concerned with simply living a normal life than returning to the game he loves.

06/13/2012

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Orioles 2B Roberts Starts Rehab Wednesday

Orioles second baseman Brian Roberts will begin a minor league rehabilitation assignment on Wednesday, a significant step in his bid to return from a concussion that has kept him sidelined for more than a year.

05/23/2012

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Jerry Coleman: Brian Roberts’ Return

Orioles second baseman Brian Roberts has not played in a Major League game since May 16, 2011. So after missing more than a year with concussions, his manager says he might just be back on the field in the near future.

05/21/2012

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VIDEO: Roger Goodell In Baltimore

Super Bowl In Baltimore? NFL Commish Roger Goodell on that possibility & more…

01/15/2012

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