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Nfl Concussion Lawsuit

The Devastating Health Impact Of Concussion May Start Earlier Than We Thought

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 12.18.2014 | Science

For the Ohio State community, Thanksgiving weekend ended in tragedy when 22-year-old football player Kosta Karageorge was found dead of apparent suici...

Kansas City Chiefs in Hot Water: Catching Up With Plaintiffs' Counsel in Several Wrongful Death Lawsuits Against the Club

The Legal Blitz | Posted 03.24.2014 | Sports
The Legal Blitz

The various lawsuits have been filed in the Circuit Court of Jackson County, Missouri. On the forefront of concussion litigation, and a Missouri attorney himself, is Paul D. Anderson.

Health Care Issues Could Mean Collapse of NCAA as We Know It

George White | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports
George White

The NFL just agreed to pay out $765 million for injury settlements, medical monitoring, and care for former players who suffered concussions and other brain injuries. While the NCAA may be turning a blind eye, college athletes are starting to take notice.

Players and Public Lose While NFL Reigns Victorious

Michael V. Kaplen | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports
Michael V. Kaplen

Goddell's disingenuous portrayal of the league's concern about the health and safety of the players is incredible at best. His assertion that the league has been forthcoming with medical information as it has become available, defies credulity.

Jordan Schultz

Drew Brees: 'I Don't Know If Anywhere On A Football Field You Feel Safe'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 09.26.2013 | Sports

Fresh off a 3-0 start, New Orleans Saints' All-Pro quarterback and Super Bowl champion Drew Brees spoke with The Huffington Post by phone to discuss h...

PETA: NFL's 'Injury Research' Is Really Just Animal Torture

The Huffington Post | Amanda Scherker | Posted 09.13.2013 | Green

While football fans were busy discussing Week 2 of the 2013 pro football season, PETA challenged the sports community by talking about what it suggest...

The NFL Now Thinks It's Bulletproof

Lloyd Glauberman, Ph.D. | Posted 11.08.2013 | Sports
Lloyd Glauberman, Ph.D.

They're still drinking champagne over at NFL headquarters right now. There's a behind the scenes event going on that would make a Presidential inauguration seem like a kid's birthday party. The NFL won -- and won big!

ESPN vs. NFL: A Win for the NFL Is a Loss for the Players and Fans

Leslie Gerwin | Posted 10.30.2013 | Media
Leslie Gerwin

Not only might more people watch the Frontline broadcast, if only to see what "the fuss" is about, but some might also consider whether the current power and brand of the NFL is worth their continuing unconditional support.

A Mediated Settlement May Not Be the Best Solution to the NFL Concussion Crisis

Michael V. Kaplen | Posted 09.17.2013 | Sports
Michael V. Kaplen

The well-intentioned endeavors of U. S. District Court Judge Anita Brody to bring the National Football League (NFL) and the legal representatives of the former players to the negotiating table will prevent factual discovery.

Death of the NFL: Part 2

Leigh Steinberg | Posted 05.11.2013 | Sports
Leigh Steinberg

If we can send a rocket to Jupiter, can helmet designers find materials and energy absorbing designs that are safer? Do mouthguards offer protection. Football is a multi-billion dollar sport, shouldn't the league put aside research and development funds to find better protection?

Ohio State Football Player Turns Down NFL Over Health Concerns

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 05.14.2012 | Sports

Shortly after the 2012 NFL Draft concluded, Andrew Sweat tweeted that he had signed a free-agent deal with the Cleveland Browns. The linebacker out of...

How To Keep Score Of NFL Concussion Suits

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 02.14.2012 | Business

With possibly billions of dollars at stake, lawyers for many of the 300 former players suing the NFL over concussion-related health problems announced...