concussions

Drew Brees #9 of the New Orleans Saints celebrates with his son Baylen Brees after defeating the Indianapolis Colts during Super Bowl XLIV on Feb. 7, 2010 at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Fla. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Drew Brees: I Won’t Let My Sons Play Football Until They Are Teens

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees doesn’t want his young sons to play football just yet.

10/10/2013

Could Football Right Now Actually Be The Safest It’s Ever Been?

Daniel Flynn joined The Fred & Ted Show to talk about his book “The War on Football.” Flynn explores in his book why he thinks football is actually the safest that it has ever been. He says keeping younger boys from sports like football does them a large disservice because they could be learning valuable things and getting good exercise. He believes the lawyers in the concussion lawsuit are over stating things.

SportsRadio 610–10/02/2013

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Former Football Players Sue NCAA Over Concussions

Three former college football players are suing the NCAA, saying it failed to educate them about the risks of concussions and did not do enough to prevent, diagnose and treat brain injuries.

09/04/2013

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Judge: NFL, Players To Settle Concussion Lawsuits

The NFL and more than 4,500 former players want to resolve concussion-related lawsuits with a $765 million settlement that would fund medical exams, concussion-related compensation and medical research, a federal judge said Thursday.

08/29/2013

File photo of high school football players at practice. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Texas Moves To 90-Minute Limit On Full-Contact Practice To Reduce Injuries

Texas high school football is moving toward a 90-minutes-per-week limit on full-contact practice to limit concussions and other injuries.

06/11/2013

Kyle Turley

Kyle Turley Sheds Light On NFL Players’ Concussion Problems

NFL veteran Kyle Turley joined The Fred & Ted Show to talk about his history with concussions, how he has been working to better his health after playing and more.

SportsRadio 610–05/01/2013

Buffalo Bills v Arizona Cardinals

Looking At Concussions In The NFL, Possible Rule Changes

ESPN analyst Andrew Brandt joins the Odd Couple to discuss things around the NFL including concussions, possible changes in NFL rules, what needs to be done to make the game safer, and more.

SportsRadio 610–03/18/2013

File photo of a Texas high school football game. (credit: Getty Images)

Texas Lawmaker Eyes Football In Concussion Fight

A state lawmaker who wants to make concussion screenings as routine as physicals in Texas public school athletics has taken direct aim at football.

02/05/2013

Entertainment World "Rocks The Vote"

High School Football Is A Real Problem

Chris Nowinski from the WWE joins MaD Radio to talk about CTE and what we have learned about it and what we can do to protect people.

SportsRadio 610–02/01/2013

Kansas City Chiefs v Houston Texans

DUI As A Whole

Derrick Ward joined J&R to talk about his tweet about DUI and what he thinks about it, why he retired, that the Texans are Super Bowl bound this upcoming season, his thought on concussions, and […]

SportsRadio 610–07/23/2012

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