Concussion

Kris Letang

Report: Letang, Ehrhoff Could Be Back For Playoffs

The Pittsburgh Penguins have been crippled by injuries this year to all of their position, but one could be strengthened again come playoff time.

93-7 The Fan–04/07/2015

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Penguins: Letang Suffers Concussion, No Timetable For Return

The Pittsburgh Penguins will be without star defenseman Kris Letang for an undermined amount of time.

03/29/2015

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WVU’s QB Trickett Retires From Football Due To Concussions

West Virginia senior quarterback Clint Trickett is retiring from football because of concussions and won’t play in the Liberty Bowl on Monday against Texas A&M.

12/26/2014

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Local Lawyer Took On The NFL And Won

A local attorney and his client took on the NFL and won.

12/09/2014

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Pittsburgh Film Business Reaching New Highs

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — With major stars like Will Smith currently filming in the Hill District and productions popping up all over town, movie-making is back in Pittsburgh. The Pittsburgh Film Office credits the resurgence to […]

11/06/2014

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Woman Injured In Heinz Field Tirade Out Of Hospital, Consulting With Attorney

Melissa Yancec is now out of the hospital, recovering from what she says was diagnosed as a concussion after getting pushed and hit in the head at Sunday’s Steelers game at Heinz Field.

11/04/2014

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Steelers WR Brown Returns From Head Injury

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown briefly left Thursday night’s game against the Baltimore Ravens with a head injury.

09/11/2014

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Man In Hospital After Wild Ride Through West Homestead

A man is in the hospital after he somehow lost control of his car and crashed on a West Homestead street overnight.

09/06/2014

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Starling Marte Activated, Pedro Alvarez Placed On Bereavement List

The Pirates roster moves continue as outfielder Starling Marte has been activated from the 7-day concussion disabled list while third baseman Pedro Alvarez was put on the bereavement list.

93-7 The Fan–08/05/2014

BALTIMORE, MD - MAY 1: Starling Marte #6 of the Pittsburgh Pirates reacts after striking out in the third inning during a baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates in game two of a doubleheader on May 1, 2014 at Oriole Park at Camden Yards in Baltimore, Maryland.

Marte Placed On Concussion Disabled List

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.

07/23/2014

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Movie About Steelers’ Great Could Be Made In Pittsburgh

The late Hall Famer center Mike Webster anchored the Pittsburgh Steelers offensive line in the glory days of the 1970s.

07/08/2014

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NFL & Players Agree Not To Cap Money In Concussion Suit

The National Football League has agreed to pay cash awards to any player who suffers from dementia and other diseases linked to head hits.

06/25/2014

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NFL Sponsors Concussion Imaging At Pitt

Could a certain kind of brain imaging called high definition fiber tracking help diagnose concussion and assess recovery?

01/23/2014

SEATTLE, WA - JANUARY 11: Wide receiver Percy Harvin #11 of the Seattle Seahawks is on the field after free safety Rafael Bush #25 of the New Orleans Saints was called for an unnneccesary roughness penalty in the first quarter during the NFC Divisional Playoff Game at CenturyLink Field on January 11, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Harvin Out For NFC Championship

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.

01/18/2014

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4 Receive Community Service, Fines For Trick-Or-Treating Brawl

Four people are now facing fines and community service for a fight on Halloween.

12/12/2013

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