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Ryan Shazier Leaves Steelers Game In Ambulance After Frightening Injury
He appeared unable to move his legs after going down early in the game.
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Doctors Work To Save Player's Leg After Horrific NFL Injury
Bears tight end Zach Miller undergoes emergency vein transplant in knee.
Nabil Ebraheim, MD
Chairman of Orthopaedics at the University of Toledo with a pa...
Jerome Bettis Says Series Of Early Retirements Should Worry NFL
The Hall of Famer also wants the league to take better care of its former players.
Dissecting the Irreversibly Altered Brain of a Pro Football Fan
David Murray is editor of Vital Speeches of the Day magazine, ...
If football were the only sport in the world, maybe I'd say: well, it's worth it. Better this than no sports at all. But there are so many sports that don't involve people hurling their bodies in every direction into meat piles.
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Despite Dangers, High Schoolers Now Playing As Many Football Games As NFL
By Joe Mathews, Zócalo Public Square
In California, many teams have their 16th game of the year this weekend.
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Six Sentences That Every Parent Of A Football Player Should Read
The scary prospect that football's real danger isn't concussion-related.
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Why High School Football Is Just As Deadly Now As It Was 35 Years Ago
The scariest part: It doesn't have to be this way.
Former High School Football Player Sues San Diego School District
The family believes the coach was negligent in treating their son's head injury.
Death Of High School Quarterback Evan Murray Ruled An Accident
No head trauma was found in the autopsy.
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10 Of The Most Ridiculous Football Injuries Of All Time
You're not alone, Geno Smith.
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Writer, Mother, Teacher, Owner of We Write Well
I've heard people say we shouldn't let our kids play football at all. I don't think this is the answer. I know my incredibly smart and talented friend Scott Ross didn't think it was the answer, either. We need to work together to find a solution.
Why I Won't Let My Son Play Football
I want my son to enjoy watching the game. But
watching it. Because I don't plan to let him play. As the evidence of football's health risks grows, is there any parent left that will?
Are States Doing Enough To Protect High School Athletes?
Obama To Spotlight Risks Of Head Injuries In Sports
The Football Player Forced To Retire At Age 20
Why Football Helmets Must Remain on Football Players
Robert C. Cantu, M.D.
Clinical professor of neurology and neurosurgery, Boston Unive...
I would argue that removing helmets from football players would reduce the incidence of concussion but would replace it with an epidemic of skull fractures and subdural hematoma deaths.
Injured Lane Tech Football Star Improving But Still In Coma
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