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The football world was stunned by Dave Duerson's suicide. espnW's Amanda Rykoff says stories such as Duerson's and others before him must force the players and the NFL to take a closer look at traumatic brain injuries and address it in the newest CBA.Blog | Conversation | February 21, 2011
A leading medical body released a 306-page, NFL-funded report that found football not only has by far the highest rates of concussions at the interscholastic level, but that average high school player is nearly twice as likely to suffer a brain injury.Story | Conversation | October 30, 2013
Mariano Rivera was moving from the outfield to the warning track. As his foot came down on the new surface, the Yankees' legendary closer crumpled. For Dr. Neal ElAttrache, it was the classic type of ACL injury, where the brain is expecting one level...Blog | May 16, 2012