John Mackey, number 88, was a game changer both on and off the field.
Bruce Laird remembers John Mackey, former Tight End #88 for the Baltimore Colts,who passed away yesterday from the effects of dementia.
The effects of concussions, the latest helmet technology and more.
An event in Baltimore is drawing attention to the problem of concussions in youth sports.
Concussions can be a consequence of nearly every sport.
There was a big push Wednesday in Annapolis to better protect students from the dangers of sports-related concussions. A proposed law would set new guidelines for coaches and young athletes across the state.
Dr. Eric Braverman joined The Mark Viviano Show to discuss long-term effects of brain trauma and the need for the NFL to increase helmet safety standards.
The NFL season may be coming to an end, but the concern over concussions remains a top priority. Researchers are beginning to use a simple sideline test that can quickly detect head trauma.