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NFL: 3 In 10 Ex-Players Face Alzheimer's, Dementia

AP | MARYCLAIRE DALE | Posted 11.12.2014 | Sports

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The NFL estimates that nearly three in 10 former players will develop debilitating brain conditions, and that they will be stric...

Judge Won't Approve NFL Concussion Settlement

AP | MARYCLAIRE DALE | Posted 03.16.2014 | Sports

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A federal judge denied preliminary approval of a $765 million settlement of NFL concussion claims, fearing it may not be enough ...

Why the NFL Needs to Have Its Head Examined

Aysha Akhtar, M.D., M.P.H. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Science
Aysha Akhtar, M.D., M.P.H.

The NFL continues to fund misleading head injury studies on animals that will not get the league closer to identifying the precise causes of brain trauma in football players and how to prevent and treat it.

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.

WATCH: Olbermann Eviscerates Columnist Over NFL Concussions

Posted 09.03.2013 | Sports

By Matt Yoder, Awful Announcing Those individuals hoping for Ketih Olbermann to finally be unleashed and zero in on a target with a brutal takedown...

Hall Of Famer Sues NFL

AP | NANCY ARMOUR, HOWARD FENDRICH and MARTHA IRVINE | Posted 04.03.2012 | Sports

The helmet-to-helmet shot knocked Tony Dorsett out cold in the second quarter of a 1984 Cowboys-Eagles game, the hardest hit he ever took during his H...

Did NFL Hide Evidence About Concussions?

AP | By MARYCLAIRE DALE | Posted 01.21.2012 | Sports

PHILADELPHIA -- NFL officials conspired to hide evidence linking concussions to dementia and brain disease, seven retired players charge in the latest...