First Trailer For 'Concussion' Starring Will SmithWill Smith stars as a doctor that takes on the NFL on the dangers of concussions in professional sports.
Warriors' Klay Thompson Returns To Practice, Expects To Play In NBA FinalsGolden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson is one step away from being cleared to play in the NBA Finals.
Klay Can't Play: Thompson's Status For Finals In Question Following Concussion DiagnosisWarriors Guard Klay Thompson has been diagnosed with a concussion and won’t be able to step on the court again until he passes the NBA’s required tests.
Borland To Return Over $400,000 To 49ers Following Early RetirementEx-49er linebacker Chris Borland decided to walk away from football last week, and he has since confirmed to CBS that he'll leave some of his money behind.
Ex-49er Borland On Concussion, Brain Damage Fears: 'Too Many Tragedies For Me To Be Comfortable Playing'
49ers Linebacker Chris Borland Retiring Over Concussion Concerns49ers linebacker Chris Borland has decided to call it quits after just one season in the league over health concerns, reports ESPN's Outside the Lines.
Newer, Better High School Football Helmets Still No Guarantee Against Brain Injuries "If you move from a one-star helmet to some of the better four and five star helmets, you cut your concussion rate in half." KPIX 5's comprehensive database reveals which helmets schools are using, and why some may be putting some students at greater risk of brain injuries.
Former 49er Who Became Homeless After Football Career Gets Help From Past CoachA former 49er who was part of the team’s first Super Bowl win in 1981 was left homeless after concussions ended his NFL career, and left him homeless is getting his life back thanks to a coach.
NFL Agrees To Remove Cap On Concussion DamagesThe NFL has agreed to remove a cap on concussion-related damages after a judge questioned whether a proposed settlement provided enough money to cover retired players.
Harvin Out For NFC ChampionshipJust like in the regular season Percy Harvin's return to the field in the postseason was short lived as Harvin will not be playing against San Francisco this weekend.
Warriors' Curry Out Vs. Grizzlies With 'Mild' ConcussionStephen Curry will not play for the Golden State Warriors against the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night because of what the team is calling a "mild concussion."
KCBS Sports Fans: Pro Sports Paying The Price For Legacy Of ViolenceIt’s a real quandary for the NFL, which has marketed its brand of sanctioned mayhem for many a year. Now, the league is trying to ease away from the madness a bit, imposing heavier fines on players who deliver blows to the head. The unintended consequence may be more injuries to the knees of players as tacklers aim lower.