NFL To Defend $1B Concussion Settlement Amid AppealsThe NFL will ask a federal appeals court in Philadelphia to uphold a potential $1 billion plan to settle thousands of concussion lawsuits filed by former players.
"Concussion" Movie Delivers Hard Hit To NFLThe NFL's rocky dealings with Dr. Bennet Omalu, who identified a degenerative disease in football players known as CTE, or chronic traumatic encephalopathy, are the focus of the movie's second hour.
Will Smith Quells 'Concussion' Controversy At Film AwardsWill Smith is not expecting any pushback from the NFL over his upcoming football drama "Concussion."
Cowboys LB Sean Lee Cleared To Play Following ConcussionDallas Cowboys linebacker Sean Lee has been cleared to play this weekend after suffering a concussion last week playing against the New Orleans Saints.
Sony Pictures Says Film 'Concussion' Wasn't Softened To Placate NFLEmails leaked by last year's hack of Sony revealed executives, lawyers and filmmaker Peter Landesman wrestling with whether 'Concussion' would antagonize the NFL, and making changes to the film.
Cowboys QB Weeden Being Careful With ConcussionDallas Cowboys backup quarterback Brandon Weeden, fresh off a concussion in Sunday’s preseason loss at San Francisco, isn’t asking much.
NFL Partners With CFL For Concussion TestsThe NFL and CFL are partnering on concussion testing during Canadian league games and practices this season.
Union To Investigate NBA Concussion ProtocolThe NBA union has hired neurologists to examine the league's concussion policy and determine whether any changes are needed.
Big 12 Reveals League Policy For Dealing With ConcussionsThe Big 12 has announced its conference-wide policy for the diagnosis of concussions and managing the care of all student-athletes.
NFL Legend Dorsett Dealing With Degenerative Brain ConditionHall 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.
Judge Wants NFL Concussion Settlement To Aid More PlayersThe judge presiding over thousands of NFL concussion lawsuits wants lawyers to tweak the proposed settlement to benefit more retired players.
Cowboys LB McClain Leaves Playoff Game Vs LionsDallas Cowboys starting middle linebacker Rolando McClain left the NFC Wild Card game against the Lions in the first half and did not return.