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  1. Concussions in Sports

    Concussions in Sports



    Concussions in Sports

    A concussion is a common type of traumatic brain injury, frequently suffered in contact sports, such as football. As more serious long-term effects of concussions have been revealed through medical studies, some professional sports leagues have revisited how they treat players who have suf...

  2. U.S. to bring concussion specialists to Sochi Games

    In another sign of the growing concern about head trauma in sports, the NHL and the U.S. ski team will each have at least one concussion expert at the Sochi Olympics.

    Story | Conversation | February 04, 2014
  3. NFL Players Association wants concussion specialists

    Chris Mortensen

    The NFL Players Association continues to be frustrated over what it perceives to be an inconsistency among teams to adhere to concussion guidelines in place.

    Story | Conversation | November 13, 2012
  4. Dale Earnhardt Jr. visits renowned concussion specialists in Pitt...

    David Newton

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. met with renowned concussion specialists at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center's sports medicine concussion program Tuesday.

    Story | Conversation | October 16, 2012
  5. Portis could miss Raiders game, too

    Matt Mosley

    NEW YORK -- Redskins running back Clinton Portis will travel to Pittsburgh on Monday to be examined by concussion specialists from the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. It's the same process that Eagles running back Brian Westbrook went throu...

    Blog | December 04, 2009
  6. Portis visits concussion specialists

    Matt Mosley

    Redskins running back Clinton Portis was at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center on Friday visiting with the same concussion specialists who saw Eagles running back Brian Westbrook earlier in the week. The Redskins have ruled out Portis for Su...

    Blog | November 21, 2009
  7. Washington Redskins running back Clinton Portis visits concussion...

    Redskins running back Clinton Portis was at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center on Friday to have his concussion evaluated.

    Story | Conversation | November 20, 2009
  8. Cincinnati Bengals place Adam Jones under concussion protocol

    Coley Harvey

    Bengals cornerback and punt return specialist Adam Jones cleared two separate in-game checks for concussion-like symptoms Sunday at Tampa Bay, but team officials said Wednesday that he told trainers after the game he thought he had a head injury.

    Story | Conversation | December 03, 2014
  9. Holt confirms concussion, hopes to return

    Douglas Tucker, Special to ESPNBoston.com

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- This was no ordinary knock to the noggin. Brock Holt's late-arriving concussion had one of America's foremost specialists scratching, if you will, his own head. Luckily for the versatile rookie infielder, things are getting bet...

    Blog | September 13, 2014
  10. Sox send Holt to concussion specialist

    Douglas Tucker | Special to ESPNBoston.com

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- In addition to the loss of Dustin Pedroia, who underwent season-ending wrist surgery Thursday, the Boston Red Sox's infield situation is further complicated by the unavailability of Brock Holt, who has been sent to see a specialis...

    Blog | September 11, 2014
  11. John Jaso of Oakland Athletics will remain out after concussion c...

    Oakland Athletics catcher John Jaso remains out indefinitely with a concussion after visiting a specialist.

    Story | Conversation | September 10, 2014
  12. Jordan Reed of Washington Redskins done for 2013

    John Keim

    Washington Redskins tight end Jordan Reed will miss the rest of the season because of lingering effects from a concussion.

    Story | Conversation | December 19, 2013
  13. Reed status still up in air

    Nic Reiner

    Washington Redskins rookie tight end Jordan Reed missed practice again Wednesday after missing four consecutive games with a head injury. He'll visit more specialists on Thursday for the injury, which stemmed from a concussion sustained five weeks ag...

    Blog | December 18, 2013
  14. Reed, Williams miss practice again

    John Keim

    ASHBURN, Va. -- Washington Redskins tight end Jordan Reed was unable to practice again and will visit more specialists Thursday because of his concussion. But the Redskins still haven't ruled out the possibility of him playing again. Reed, who has...

    Blog | December 18, 2013
  15. Joe Mauer of Minnesota Twins cleared for light exercise

    Twins All-Star catcher Joe Mauer visited a concussion specialist at the Mayo Clinic and has been cleared to begin light exercises.

    Story | Conversation | August 23, 2013
  16. Astros catcher Carlos Corporan placed on 7-day concussion DL

    Astros catcher Carlos Corporan was placed on the seven-day concussion disabled list Tuesday, a day after being struck in the head by a foul tip.

    Story | Conversation | August 20, 2013
  17. Notes: Ross to see concussion specialist

    Gordon Edes

    BOSTON -- A few quick hits from manager John Farrell: * Catcher David Ross is scheduled to be examined Thursday in Pittsburgh by neuropsychologist Dr. Micky Collins, MLB's consultant on concussions, at the University of Pittsburgh's Medical Center...

    Blog | June 19, 2013