Former 49er TE Greg Clark Dies At 49; Suffered From CTEGreg Clark, who played at Stanford and with the San Francisco 49ers, has died of an undisclosed illness, but was suffering from chronic traumatic encephalopathy. He was 49.
Stanford University Collaborates With TeachAids To Launch Concussion Education CourseThe new free, online video course will offer parents and athletes the chance to learn the most up-to-date scientific research on concussions and their effects.
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."
Eye-Sync Technology Helping Stanford Diagnose Concussions More QuicklyA portable, one minute test is giving Stanford a more objective way of diagnosing athlete's with concussions.
New Helmet Technology Isn't A Cure-All For Football's Concussion IssuesAs exciting as some of the new technology is, it isn't a full solution to the problem facing the sport.
Concussions Ended Jahvid Best's Football Career, Not His Olympic DreamConcussions ended Jahvid Best's pro-football career early, but now his track career has taken off and he's Rio-bound.
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.