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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

Black and Gold Sunday

Ex-Pro Explains Brain Injuries In The NFL

Rob Pratte was joined by Hall of Fame Linemen Joe DeLamielleure to discuss brain injuries in the NFL.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/10/2013

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Girl Hospitalized After Trick-Or-Treating Brawl In West View

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.

11/01/2013

Tom Savage

Panther Hollow: Savage Is Okay, But Standard Of Enforcement Isn’t

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.

93-7 The Fan–10/01/2013

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Former NFL’er Kyle Turley Talks Film Outlining Violence Of Football

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.

08/28/2013

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McKeesport High School Football Player Injured During Practice

A McKeesport High School football player was injured and flown to the hospital Tuesday.

08/20/2013

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UPMC Holding Concussion Seminar

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.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/01/2013

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Bylsma: Neal Has Concussion, Will Not Travel On 3-Game Trip

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.

04/08/2013

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No Concussion For Crosby

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.

04/04/2013

Evgeni Malkin

Evgeni Malkin Passes Tests, Will Play Tonight

Pittsburgh Penguins star Evgeni Malkin has passed tests, and will play tonight against the Tampa Bay Lightning.

KDKA-TV–03/04/2013

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Malkin Goes Through Full-Contact Practice

The Penguins’ Evgeni Malkin was back in full swing during practice Sunday.

03/03/2013

Evgeni Malkin

Pens Star Evgeni Malkin Returns To The Ice

Pittsburgh Penguins star Evgeni Malkin reportedly got back on the ice today, skating for some 30 minutes, according to the team.

KDKA-TV–02/27/2013

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Fans Hope Malkin Recovers Quickly From Concussion

First it was Sidney Crosby, now it’s Evgeni Malkin. The Pens’ star is out with a concussion, after he went into the boards hard during Friday night’s game.

02/25/2013

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