When Starling Marte was out of the Pirates’ lineup Tuesday night, it was called a manager’s decision, but it seems there was more to it.
The late Hall Famer center Mike Webster anchored the Pittsburgh Steelers offensive line in the glory days of the 1970s.
The National Football League has agreed to pay cash awards to any player who suffers from dementia and other diseases linked to head hits.
Could a certain kind of brain imaging called high definition fiber tracking help diagnose concussion and assess recovery?
Just like in the regular season Percy Harvin’s return to the field in the postseason was short lived as Harvin will not be playing against San Francisco this weekend.
Four people are now facing fines and community service for a fight on Halloween.
Rob Pratte was joined by Hall of Fame Linemen Joe DeLamielleure to discuss brain injuries in the NFL.
Five people are being cited and a girl was treated at the hospital Thursday night after a brawl broke out during trick-or-treating in West View.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — An off week for the Panthers (2-1, 3-1) could not come at a better time for redshirt senior quarterback Tom Savage, who left Saturday’s Homecoming contest with Virginia (0-1, 2-2) in the fourth quarter with concussion-like symptoms.
Former NFL offensive lineman Kyle Turley joined Starkey, Miller and Mueller to talk about the upcoming documentary he’s a part of “United States of Football” in which they discuss the dangers of playing football at every level.
A McKeesport High School football player was injured and flown to the hospital Tuesday.
UPMC Sports Medicine will host a Concussion Seminar where more than 400 health care professionals from around the world will converge at the Omni William Penn Hotel in Pittsburgh from June 6 through June 9.
After the team’s practice at Southpointe on Monday, head coach Dan Bylsma said that Neal had suffered a concussion and will not accompany the team on their upcoming three-game road trip.
Hours after Penguins’ captain Sidney Crosby visited with head coach Dan Bylsma and some teammates at CONSOL Energy Center on Thursday, Philadelphia television and radio host Howard Eskin reported (via Twitter) that Crosby has another concussion and won’t play again this season.
Pittsburgh Penguins star Evgeni Malkin has passed tests, and will play tonight against the Tampa Bay Lightning.