The Climate Crisis Could Make It More Dangerous To Play Sports OutdoorsAbout this time every year, there are news reports about student-athletes who collapse during practice while getting ready for a big game. Heat illness can lead to death and injury among athletes, and a new report examines why the risk could be rising.
Local Man Develops Headband To Reduce Head TraumaPeters High School junior Rachel Corrigan loves playing basketball, but now she wears a special head band designed to protect her.
Pirates' Minor Leaguer Suspended For Failed Drug TestPirates minor league first baseman Kevin Ross has been suspended 50 games after a second failed drug test.
Top 10 Hottest Current Pittsburgh Athletes
Local Football Fans Reacting To Goodell News ConferenceFor the first time in more than a week, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is publicly addressing his handling of the player domestic abuse scandal.
NFL Commissioner Goodell Speaks Out About Domestic Abuse ScandalCommissioner Roger Goodell says that "over the past several weeks, we have seen all too much of the NFL doing wrong; that starts with me."
Lip Dub By Pitt Athletes Goes ViralA lip dub by Pitt athletes is going viral.
Doctors Treating More Athletes For Atrial FibrillationHe went out for a team run when suddenly his chest felt funny and his vision closed down for a few minutes.
7 Dumbest Athlete ArrestsSometimes athletes just aren't the sharpest tool in the shed ...
The Man Behind The Jerseys: Meet Pittsburgh's Jersey TailorMeet the man behind the detail that goes into your favorite players jersey.
New Report Says Back Injuries On The Rise For Young AthletesYouth sports are a whole different ballgame from when most parents were in school.
Sports Verdict: Should NASCAR Drivers Be Considered True Athletes?In the wake of Jimmie Johnson securing his 6th NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship, Donovan McNabb expressed his belief that NASCAR drivers are not true athletes. Is he out of line, or is this type of racing in no way a sport?
Record Number Of Runners Show Up For Great RaceAfter 36 years, the Richard S. Caliguiri City of Pittsburgh Great Race is one of the top cultural, social and fitness events in the region.
Researchers Study Possible Connection Between Minor Head Blows, Autoimmune DiseaseCan minor blows to the head, which fall short of concussion, lead to autoimmune disease later?
New Technology Helping To Prevent Head Injuries In SportsPreventing concussions has become a huge topic in the sports world. Doctors, researchers, and many other professionals are constantly looking for ways to stop the high number of head injuries.