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3 common 5-a-side football injuries and how to treat them

Have you suffered with any of these common 5-a-side football injuries? You can guarantee everyone who reads this would have experience at least 2 of them! 480 more words

Football Injuries

Jared Max: Joseph Maroon's Comments About CTE Were Misleading, Irresponsible

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Dr. Joseph Maroon scares me for two reasons.

1. He is the Pittsburgh Steelers’ neurosurgeon
2. He is a medical consultant to the NFL and the medical director of WWE… 693 more words


Players, parents and fans are concerned for football safety on and off the field

The NFL was once again involved in a controversial discussion this week when HBO premiered its 21st season of “Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel… 351 more words


The '85 Bears, concussions and money

Matt plays a clip from “Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel,” which takes a look at NFL players’ fears, and some of their true feelings towards the risk of playing their sport. 9 more words

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New Research on Football’s Effect on the Brain

For years, researchers have warned us about the effects of concussions on the brain. In football leagues, from peewee to professional, rules have been set in place to protect players from getting concussions, as the concussion rate skyrocketed a few years ago. 281 more words

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NFL Seeks To Dismiss Ex-Players' Painkillers Suit

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The National Football League on Thursday is expected to ask a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed by former players who say team officials gave them powerful painkillers and other drugs to keep them on the field without regard for their long-term health. 256 more words

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Beasley scores, Edu starts in Rangers friendly vs. Beckham’s Milan | Soccer By Ives

It was only a friendly, but Wednesdays AC Milan-Glasgow Rangers exhibition saw several storylines collide as David Beckham played and DaMarcus Beasley scored off a Maurice Edu pass in a 2-2 draw at Ibrox in Glasgow. 155 more words

Football Injuries