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Big 12 Reveals League Policy For Dealing With Concussions

The Big 12 has announced its conference-wide policy for the diagnosis of concussions and managing the care of all student-athletes.

02/18/2015

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NFL Legend Dorsett Dealing With Degenerative Brain Condition

Hall of Fame running back Tony Dorsett says he started playing football ‘not knowing that the end was going to be like this’ – what he calls a frustrating battle with a condition caused by head trauma.

02/10/2015

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Judge Wants NFL Concussion Settlement To Aid More Players

The judge presiding over thousands of NFL concussion lawsuits wants lawyers to tweak the proposed settlement to benefit more retired players.

02/02/2015

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Cowboys LB McClain Leaves Playoff Game Vs Lions

Dallas Cowboys starting middle linebacker Rolando McClain left the NFC Wild Card game against the Lions in the first half and did not return.

01/04/2015

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WVU QB Clint Trickett Cleared For Liberty Bowl Practice

Coach Holgorsen said sophomore Skyler Howard’s impressive play will put the quarterback rotation up for grabs as the Mountaineers prepare to meet Texas A&M in Memphis.

12/18/2014

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Poll: 50% Of Americans Don’t Want Sons Playing Football

A recent Bloomberg Politics poll shows 50 percent of Americans said they don’t want their sons to play football.

12/11/2014

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Bullying Turns To Physical Violence Against Special Needs Girl

Weeks of bullying a child with special needs escalated into violence at a local middle school. That little girl is now in a hospital recovering from a concussion.

12/11/2014

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High School Football Research Shows Brain Change Without Concussions

A new study raises questions about how safe it is for teenagers to play high school football.

CBSDFW.COM–12/01/2014

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Brain Injury Group Says NFL Concussion Award Scheme ‘Flawed’

The Brain Injury Association of America says it believes the proposed awards favor retired players with memory and neuromuscular problems.

09/30/2014

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DeSoto High School Taking Part In Sports Concussion Study

The DeSoto High School Eagle’s football team is taking part in a season-long study focusing on sports-related concussions.

09/26/2014

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Rangers Reinstate OF Adduci After Concussion

The Rangers have reinstated outfielder Jim Adduci from the disabled list after he missed 3 1/2 weeks because of a concussion.

09/23/2014

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Texas QB David Ash Ends Playing Career

Texas quarterback David Ash has given up playing football after suffering at least one concussion and lingering symptoms over the last year.

09/17/2014

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