Former Cal Football Player Sues University Over Head InjuriesA former player on the Cal Bears football team is suing the university over concussions he sustained on the field.
Study: Young Football Players Get Fewer Head Injuries When Their Coaches Know Proper Tackling FundamentalsThe data showed players who competed for coaches with training in USA Football's "Heads-Up Football" program were better protected than those who did not.
Daily Madden: NFL Concussions Are Down, But Not OutJohn Madden says the NFL appears to be making progress in the effort to reduce player concussions.
3 Reasons Why FIFA Needs To Pay More Attention To ConcussionsTo many-a-fan's dismay, some players were noticeably 'out of it' and even collapsed after sustaining a head injury during play. While getting injured is something that can happen in any sport, certain protocols need to be followed to ensure player safety.
Judge Approves New NFL Concussion SettlementA federal judge has granted preliminary approval to a deal that would compensate former NFL players for concussion-related claims.
Daily Madden: High School Football Practice Limits Need More StudyA bill awaiting Governor Brown's signature would place strict limits on high school football practice.
Daily Madden: Reducing Curveball Pitching For Young Arms; Youth ConcussionsA new report on the growing numbers of torn ligaments and the resulting surgeries among Major League Baseball pitchers is raising some eyebrows among youth baseball coaches and parents.
KCBS Sports Fans: Earth to NFL - Time To Get Serious
Daily Madden: Record Prices For World Series TicketsPaying $1,100 for a bleacher seat or more than $20,000 for a pair of tickets in the first row of Fenway Park – prices for Wednesday’s Game 6 of the World Series are selling for record prices.
Daily Madden: No Easy Fixes To NFL's Concussion ProblemThe NFL concussion dilemma will be highlighted again this week with the release of "League of Denial: The NFL Concussion Crisis."
49ers Hall Of Famer Addresses Concussions In Santa Clara ConferenceConcussions in sports were addressed at a conference at Santa Clara University on Thursday, with San Francisco 49ers legend Ronnie Lott as one of the main speakers.
NFL To Spend $765M To Settle Concussion LawsuitsThe NFL agreed to pay more than three-quarters of a billion dollars to settle lawsuits from thousands of former players who developed dementia or other concussion-related brain disorders they say were caused by the very on-field violence that fueled the game's rise to popularity and profit.