All Entries Tagged With: "concussions"

Brett Favre talks once again about his concerns with the safety of football.

-- In order to receive a concussion, some form of trauma must be administered to the skull to knock the brain about within and briefly off of its...

With injuries mounting, we're all ready for the regular season to start. Still, Saturday's game against Washington showed some distinct positives. 

Players are programmed to play. They stay on the field until they are told to come off.

Football as we know it is changing because the NFL finally admitted there’s a link between head-related trauma and the degenerative brain disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy.

Does a shrimp have some ideas for how to make a safer football helmet? It just might.

Andrew Garda gives you his takes on the Miami/Jonathan Martin drama as well as our reactions to it and Hamsah Abdullah's Twitter rant as well as his picks for Week 9.

PBS's Frontline special last week opened our eyes to the reality of concussions in the NFL. There are still many out there who fear the entire game will be ruined if we try and protect players. They're wrong.

Jennings and Newhouse didn't practice on Sunday, but they haven't been ruled out of Thursday's preseason game yet. That and more in today's Daily Links...

Packers president Mark Murphy looks down upon lawyers getting on the concussion bandwagon. That and more in today's Daily Links...

Concussion, injuries and player safety were a topic of discussion among fans and several representatives of the Packers during their Tailgate Tour stop in Madison.

Punter Louie Aguiar is among those filing concussion lawsuits against the NFL. That and more in today's Daily Links...

Mark Chmura joins another former Packers tight end, Ed West, and others in suing the NFL.

AG writes a letter to the NFL, talks concussions, breaks some games down all before heading to the Great White North. No, Alaska, not Canada.

AG is back to talk concussions, Sam Hurd and why if players don't like Mike Mayock they are dumb stupidfaces.