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In 2009, Roger Goodell attended the Congressional Hearings on concussions where he declined to say whether there was a connection between playing football and cognitive erosion.March 04, 2013
For years NFL officials denied that playing football can cause brain injuries, but the NFL's disability board concluded otherwise. Prim Siripipat talks to Steve Fainaru about the documents he and his brother, Mark Fainaru-Wada, uncovered.November 15, 2012
Prim Siripipat talks to Lester Munson about the legal impact of Mark Fainaru-Wada and Steve Fainaru's findings that the NFL disability board concluded playing football could cause brain injuries.November 15, 2012
Michele Steele and Mike Fish discuss the rush to judgment among the media, public and medical field about former football players and concussions.August 24, 2012
Michele Steele and Mike Fish discuss the differences between the NFL and the CFL in terms of research and safety measures.August 24, 2012
NFL greats Tony Dorsett, Joe DeLamielleure and Leonard Marshall recently received the diagnosis that they have signs of CTE, the degenerative brain disease linked to depression and dementia and attributed by some scientists to head trauma.April 05, 2014