NFL Drops Appeal Over Dementia Claims In Landmark Concussion CaseThe NFL abruptly dropped its plan Wednesday to challenge approved dementia diagnoses in a landmark concussion case as players' lawyers accuse it of trying to delay payments and rewrite the $1 billion settlement.
Number Of Schools Turning To Flag Football For Young PlayersA youth football leagues are finding another way to teach the fundamentals of football - by turning to flag football.
CDC Unveils New Guidelines For Treating Concussions In ChildrenThe CDC has released new guidelines regarding children suffering concussions.
Father Loses Bid To Stop Concussion-Prone Son From Playing FootballFear of concussions and their long-term impact drove an Upper St. Clair to wage a legal battle to stop his own son from playing football.
NFL Approves New Rule Changes For KickoffsThe league announced seven new rules for kickoffs for the upcoming 2018 season.
Father Fights In Court To Stop His Son, Who Has Suffered 3 Concussions, From Playing FootballFear that his son will suffer permanent brain damage and diminished mental capacity, a father is going to extraordinary lengths to the keep his son from playing football.
'It's His Legacy': Mike Webster's Family Fighting To Be Part Of NFL Concussion SettlementThe family of Pittsburgh Steelers' legend Mike Webster is fighting to be included in the NFL's billion dollar concussion settlement, even though he was the first player to be diagnosed with the brain disease CTE.
Former Penguins Defenseman Ben Lovejoy Pledges Brain For Concussion ResearchFormer Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Ben Lovejoy says he will donate his brain to research after he dies so it can be studied for signs of traumatic injury.
Dunlap: Gronk Should Miss Steelers GameRob Gronkowski should miss the much-anticipated, Mike-Tomlin-is-already-looking-ahead-to-it matchup between the Pittsburgh Steelers and New England Patriots on Dec. 17.
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.
Sidney Crosby Takes Big Step, Joins Team For Full PracticeSidney Crosby joined his team at practice Monday morning, with no limits, for the first time since he was diagnosed with a concussion.