NFL Great Nick Buoniconti Donates Brain To Head Injury Research Once one of the most feared players on the NFL gridiron, Nick Buoniconti says the deterioration of his brain has left him less than "half the man I used to be."
49ers Legends Establish Fund To Care For Former Players In NeedSan Francisco 49ers legends are joining forces in an unprecedented effort to offer a hand-up to former teammates in need.
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.
SF Pedestrian Severely Injured In Mission District Hit-And-RunA pedestrian remains hospitalized with life-threatening injuries after a pre-dawn hit-and-run crash in the Mission District on Thursday, according to San Francisco police.
SF 49ers Co-Owner Lauds New Technology Aimed At Limiting ConcussionsSpeaking at the Commonwealth Club, Dr. John York said the league hopes to have new technology in place by the beginning of next year.
Group Launches Statewide Effort To Prevent Head Injuries Among Young AthletesThis comes as high school football season is getting set to begin in and around the Bay Area.
San Francisco Hit-And-Run Leaves Firefighter In Critical ConditionA Cal Fire firefighter was in critical condition at San Francisco General Hospital after being run over by a car following an early morning altercation on Thanksgiving Day.
KCBS In Depth: Concussions And Other Brain InjuriesAn interview with UCSF Neurosurgeon Mitchel Berger on the growing concerns over concussions and other head injuries in both professional and youth sports.
Nationwide Campaign On Brain Injuries Makes Stop In South BayA nationwide tour stopped at a South Bay high school on Tuesday to discuss growing safety concerns over concussions and head injuries.