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How Long Should Injured Pro Athletes Get Workers Comp?

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Should injured pro athletes be allowed to earn worker compensation benefits until they are 67 years old, like other workers, even if their athletic careers normally would have ended more than 30 years earlier? 724 more words

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How long should injured pro athletes get workers comp?

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — Should injured pro athletes be allowed to earn worker compensation benefits until they are 67 years old, like other workers, even if their athletic careers normally would have ended more than 30 years earlier? 706 more words

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NFL Reviewing Medical Response To Newton Head Shots By Broncos

(The Sports Xchange) – Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton absorbed multiple hits to the head in the season-opening loss at Denver, and Broncos’ players said in the aftermath of Thursday’s game that hitting the reigning MVP was key to the game plan. 224 more words

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Spotify Gets NFL Stars to Swap Playlists in New Original Series

Spotify, suiting up for the start of the NFL season, wants to drive users to stream more music by giving them an off-the-gridiron glimpse into the musical predilections of the league’s athletes. 415 more words

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League Deems Manning Evidence "Not Credible"

Allegations of HGH use against former University of Tennessee, Indianapolis Colts, and Denver Broncos Quarterback Peyton Manning have been deemed “not credible” by a panel of NFL investigators on Monday.   230 more words

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Tom Brady to appeal 'Deflategate' suspension again


NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Brady will appeal his four-game suspension by the NFL, seeking a second hearing before the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court.

The decision by the New England Patriots quarterback was confirmed Monday by NFL Players Association spokesman George Atallah. 94 more words

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NFLPA Took the Biggest Hit Today

No, that headline was not meant to be clickbait or to give Patriots fans a distraction to the franchise’s best player getting suspended for a quarter of the season.   645 more words

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