Study: Young Football Players Get Fewer Head Injuries When Their Coaches Know Proper Tackling Fundamentals
The 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.
A child on a skateboard was hit by a car Tuesday afternoon in the Tara Hills area of Contra Costa County and suffered a head injury, according to the California Highway Patrol.
To 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.
Woman Knocked Unconscious During Fight Between A’s, Giants Fans Outside AT&T Park In San Francisco, 1 Suspect Arrested
A woman was knocked unconscious during a fight between A’s and Giants fans outside AT&T Park Thursday afternoon.
A federal judge has granted preliminary approval to a deal that would compensate former NFL players for concussion-related claims.
The 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.
An Oakland man died after apparently falling into the water near the Antioch Marina during a Father’s Day fishing trip.
Brandon McCarthy’s hair is growing back fast and that big scar on the right side of his head is hardly noticeable anymore.
Oakland Athletics pitcher Brandon McCarthy has walked a few steps and is making encouraging progress in his recovery from surgery after getting hit in the head by a line drive last week.
Oakland Athletics pitcher Brandon McCarthy remained in a “life-threatening” situation in a Bay Area hospital two days after being hit in the head by a line drive.