Ex-Stanford Linebacker Tarpley Retires From NFL At 23, Cites ConcussionsBuffalo Bills and former Stanford linebacker A.J. Tarpley announced his retirement from the National Football League after just one season, over concussion concerns.
Widow Of Oakland Raiders Great Ken Stabler Sues NFL Over ConcussionsFormer Oakland Raiders quarterback Ken Stabler's widow among plaintiffs in a new lawsuit against the NFL over long-term injury from concussions.
Keidel: NFL's Concussion ConfusionDid the NFL omit 100+ concussions from the study it relied upon to show no direct link between football and brain damage?
Soccer Legend Takes Bold Step To Aid Concussion ResearchBay Area soccer legend Brandi Chastain, whose penalty kick gave the United States the 1999 Women's World Cup title, has pledged her brain for concussion research.
Panthers, Broncos Players Suffer Super Bowl ConcussionsPanthers wide receiver Corey "Philly" Brown and Broncos linebacker Shaquil Barrett suffered concussions during Super Bowl 50, according to the NFL.
Former LB Bill Romanowski: Most NFL Players Likely Have CTEBill Romanowski sustained 20 documented concussions, and certainly more he doesn't know about, during his 16-year NFL career as a linebacker.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell Fumbles Over ConcussionsNFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said there has been a "culture change" when it comes to concussions, but then made a flippant comment Friday.
NFL Critic Crashes News Conference About ConcussionsAn uninvited guest at the NFL's annual pre-Super Bowl news conference about health and safety, Chris Nowinski stood nearby and listened Thursday as one of the league's chief advisers about concussions declined to acknowledge a link between football and the brain disease called CTE.
49ers Legend Joe Montana Talks About Concussions He's SufferedFormer San Francisco 49ers quarterback Joe Montana talks about the concussions he's suffered during his football career.
NFL Players Battle Concussions To Get To The Super Bowl ChampionshipThe Denver Broncos and the Carolina Panthers are heading to Super Bowl 50 in Santa Clara on Sunday, but the fight to get to Sunday’s big game has been especially hard for those players on both teams who have suffered concussions this season.
Former Raider Great Kenny Stabler’s Brain ‘Riddled With CTE'The researcher who conducted the study on the brain of late Raiders great Kenny Stabler said she was surprised by the number of CTE lesions in his brain.
Frank Gifford Suffered From Brain Illness Related To Football ConcussionsThe family of Pro Football Hall of Famer Frank Gifford says signs of the degenerative disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy were found in his brain after his death.