NFL Awards $50K To 3 Startups To Develop Safety TechnologyWith player safety under the microscope, the NFL and the Texas Medical Center held a competition Saturday for startups making innovative products geared toward improving the game.
NFL Hires 1st Chief Medical AdviserCommissioner Roger Goodell said before the Super Bowl the league would be hiring someone to oversee its medical policies. Dr. Elizabeth Nabel will work directly with Goodell.
NFL To Help Fund Athletic TrainersNFL teams and the league's foundation will fund trainers in underserved high schools nationwide in a $1 million program.
Goodell: NFL 'Can & Must' Make Football SaferNFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says the league will continue to do "everything we can" to make football safer.
Safety Group: Student Athletes Need Bill Of RightsA coalition of more than 100 groups is recommending that student athletes have access to health care professionals, better-trained coaches and up-to-date equipment.