Former Steeler Ryan Mundy To Hold Local Youth Football CampRyan Mundy and Steve Breaston will host the football camp for boys and girls ages 8-13. The non-contact camp is designed to improve a child’s fundamental football skills. Campers will have the opportunity to learn football skills from Ryan Mundy and Steve Breaston as well as the importance of teamwork, sportsmanship, communication and education.
Movie About Steelers’ Great Could Be Made In PittsburghThe late Hall Famer center Mike Webster anchored the Pittsburgh Steelers offensive line in the glory days of the 1970s.
Report: Marino To Withdraw NFL Concussion LawsuitDan Marino filed a lawsuit against the NFL for concussion-related injuries, but now, he is reportedly withdrawing it.
Dan Marino Latest To File NFL Concussion SuitPittsburgh-native and former Miami Dolphins star Dan Marino is the latest football player to file a concussion suit against the NFL.
NFL Sponsors Concussion Imaging At PittCould a certain kind of brain imaging called high definition fiber tracking help diagnose concussion and assess recovery?
Ex-Pro Explains Brain Injuries In The NFLRob Pratte was joined by Hall of Fame Linemen Joe DeLamielleure to discuss brain injuries in the NFL.
UPMC Neurosurgeon Dr. Joseph Maroon Reacts To Tony Dorsett's DiagnosisUPMC neurosurgeon Dr. Joseph Maroon reacts to Tony Dorsett's CTE diagnosis with Vinnie & Cook on Sportsradio 93.7 The Fan.
Favre Reveals Football Has Taken Toll On His MemoryFor 20 seasons, Brett Favre stared down some of the biggest, meanest players in the NFL, and won. Now retired, 44-year-old Favre says this memory loss is far more frightening than anything he faced on the field.
Concussion App Aids Medical Professionals In Faster, Better CareAfter a concussion, how do you get the information from the field to the doctor's office? An app is taking information right from the field, court or rink and putting it directly in doctors' hands.
Former Steeler Weighs In On NFL Concussion SettlementAfter earning three Super Bowl rings with the Steelers and a career in college coaching, football remains in John Banaszak's blood. It’s what remains in his brain though that worries him.
NFL To Spend $765M To Settle Concussion LawsuitsThe NFL agreed to pay more than three-quarters of a billion dollars to settle lawsuits from thousands of former players who developed dementia or other concussion-related brain disorders they say were caused by the very on-field violence that fueled the game's rise to popularity and profit.
Former NFL'er Kyle Turley Talks Film Outlining Violence Of FootballFormer 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.
Special Practice Gear Keeps Proper Football Tackling On TargetCould a practice uniform protect you from concussions? The North Hills school district hopes so. They get exclusive use of pads, and eventually jerseys, to keep proper tackling on target.
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?
Medical Frontiers: January 7, 2013