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Jordan Schultz

LeSean McCoy: 'I'm Only The Best Skill Player In The League' | Jordan Schultz | Posted 09.04.2014 | Sports

Philadelphia Eagles All-Pro running back LeSean McCoy has been a busy man of late, both on and off the football field. The 26-year-old is enjoying bei...

Jordan Schultz

Patrick Willis: 'Jim Harbaugh Is A Player's Coach To A T' | Jordan Schultz | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports

Patrick Willis has set the benchmark for NFL linebackers over the past six seasons. The six-time All-Pro middle linebacker has earned that honor every...

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?

Head Games

Andrew Brandt | Posted 02.14.2012 | Sports
Andrew Brandt

The NFL has ramped up its player safety enforcement and discipline -- James Harrison can attest to that -- but can and should do more to protect its players from others and, often, from themselves.

Jordan Schultz

Former NFL Star Dorsey Levens Tackles Concussions As Playwright And Actor | Jordan Schultz | Posted 10.09.2011 | Sports

For professional athletes, retirement can be both terrifying and confusing. It means giving up on the one thing you've always done. It can even mean t...

Steelers Receiver: NFL Doesn't Give A F**K About Concussions

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Michael Silver of Yahoo! Sports interviewed several players, including Pittsburgh Steelers receiver Hines Ward, about concussions in the NFL for Tuesd...

Miami Dolphin Channing Crowder inadvertently makes a compelling argument for NFL Suspensions

Dr. Johnny Benjamin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Dr. Johnny Benjamin

I am often criticized for stating that contact and combat athletes often need to be protected from themselves. Their hyper-competitive instinct is ...

NFL Week 1: Russian Roulette of Player Safety Continues in Philly

Dr. Johnny Benjamin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Dr. Johnny Benjamin

If no official action is taken regarding the improper concussion management that was displayed during the Packers vs. Eagles game, oversight from an outside body must be implemented.

New NFL Rule Changes Hit Concussions Where They Live

Paula Duffy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Paula Duffy

Commencing this season, if a player launches himself and uses his helmet, shoulder, or forearm to make contact to the head or neck area of an opponent, he will be flagged no matter what.