Texas quarterback David Ash has given up playing football after suffering at least one concussion and lingering symptoms over the last year.
Texas coach Charlie Strong said Monday quarterback David Ash is out indefinitely and that the Longhorns will push ahead with Tyrone Swoopes as the starting quarterback.
Many young athletes are preparing to hit the gridiron next week, and parents want to ensure they’re protected properly.
Texas quarterback David Ash met with reporters for the first time in almost a year Monday, declaring it feels ‘good to be back’ after concussion symptoms wiped out most of his 2013 season.
A federal judge granted preliminary approval to a landmark deal that would compensate thousands of former NFL players for concussion-related claims. The ruling came about two weeks after the NFL agreed to remove a $675 million cap on damages.
The NFL has agreed to remove a cap on concussion-related damages after a judge questioned whether a proposed settlement provided enough money to cover retired players.
Youth football leagues training ‘safety coaches‘ to combat concussions
Dan Marino says he inadvertently became a plaintiff in a concussion lawsuit against the NFL and is withdrawing immediately.
Former quarterback Dan Marino is among the latest group of football players to file a concussion-related lawsuit against the NFL. The lawsuit does not specify medical problems.
Another group of former NHL players has filed a federal class action lawsuit alleging that the league has downplayed the risk of head injuries, while at the same time promoting fighting and violence in the game.
Bringing together the rival bodies of boxing and mixed martial arts is no small feat. But there is one common cause on which they can agree – the need for brain trauma research.
Just like in the regular season Percy Harvin’s return to the field in the postseason was short lived as Harvin will not be playing against San Francisco this weekend.