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  1. B1G continues effort to limit head injuries

    Adam Rittenberg

    The Big Ten continues to take a proactive approach toward the most important safety issue in all of sports. A year after joining forces with the Ivy League for an unprecedented research initiative on concussions and other head injuries in sports, ...

    Blog | August 19, 2013
  2. Big Ten, USA Football start safety promotion

    Adam Rittenberg

    The Big Ten Conference and USA Football are joining forces to promote player safety through an educational program focused on limiting head injuries in the game.

    Story | Conversation | August 18, 2013
  3. Targeting fouls could soon lead to ejection

    Adam Rittenberg

    Player safety and specifically helmet-to-helmet hits have been major points of emphasis for college football officials and coaches in recent years, especially as we learn more about the effects of concussions. The NCAA Football Rules Committee unders...

    Blog | February 13, 2013
  4. Badgers' Ball, Dayne form unique bond

    Adam Rittenberg

    MADISON, Wis. -- Montee Ball stood on the sideline Sept. 22 at Camp Randall Stadium, his eyes cast down, his helmet taken away from him, his day finished before halftime. The Wisconsin running back suffered a concussion on a touchdown run against ...

    Blog | October 24, 2012
  5. College football - Montee Ball rounding into form for Wisconsin B...

    Adam Rittenberg

    Ron Dayne knows a little something about being a record-setting running back at Wisconsin. The former Badgers great has been happy to share his knowledge to help current star Montee Ball through his early-season struggles.

    Story | Conversation | October 24, 2012
  6. UW's Ball cleared to play, Gilbert benched

    Adam Rittenberg

    Wisconsin running back Montee Ball has been cleared to play Saturday night at No. 22 Nebraska after sustaining a concussion last week against UTEP. Badgers coach Bret Bielema told local reporters Thursday that Ball is "cleared 100 percent full-go....

    Blog | September 27, 2012
  7. Wisconsin Badgers' Montee Ball cleared to play vs. Nebraska Cornh...

    Adam Rittenberg

    Wisconsin senior running back Montee Ball will play Saturday night at Nebraska, Badgers coach Bret Bielema said Thursday.

    Story | Conversation | September 27, 2012
  8. Wisconsin Badgers' Montee Ball (head) leaves game, doesn't return...

    Adam Rittenberg

    Senior running back Montee Ball suffered a head injury in the second quarter of Wisconsin's 37-26 win against UTEP Saturday and did not return.

    Story | Conversation | September 22, 2012
  9. Big Ten Conference, Ivy League launch joint study on concussions

    Adam Rittenberg

    The Big Ten Conference and Ivy League announced a major co-sponsored research partnership to examine and address concussions and other head injuries among athletes.

    Story | Conversation | June 19, 2012
  10. B1G launches concussion research initiative

    Adam Rittenberg

    CHICAGO -- The Big Ten is bringing together its brainpower to help gather more information about the effects of concussions in sports. Commissioner Jim Delany announced Wednesday that the league members will launch a research initiative about how ...

    Blog | May 16, 2012
  11. McGloin out, PSU targeting O'Brien as coach

    Adam Rittenberg

    As expected, Penn State junior quarterback Matthew McGloin (concussion) will miss Monday's TicketCity Bowl matchup against Houston. Lions interim coach Tom Bradley confirmed Sunday that McGloin is out. Sophomore Rob Bolden will step in, making his...

    Blog | January 01, 2012
  12. McGloin's status for PSU bowl uncertain

    Adam Rittenberg

    The significant news story from Penn State on Monday is that starting quarterback Matthew McGloin could miss the TicketCity Bowl because of a concussion suffered in Saturday's locker-room fight with teammate Curtis Drake. McGloin confirmed he was ...

    Blog | December 19, 2011
  13. Matt McGloin of Penn State Nittany Lions uncertain for TicketCity...

    Adam Rittenberg

    Matt McGloin's status for the TicketCity Bowl is uncertain after the Penn State starting quarterback suffered a concussion and a seizure during a fight with a teammate Saturday in the locker room.

    Story | Conversation | December 19, 2011
  14. Big Ten afternoon roundup

    Adam Rittenberg

    Catching you up on several topics on a frigid Tuesday in Chicago. INJURIES Iowa will be without starting running back Adam Robinson for Saturday's regular-season finale at Minnesota. Robinson suffered an apparent concussion after taking a big ...

    Blog | November 23, 2010
  15. Denard Robinson to return for Purdue game

    Adam Rittenberg

    Denard Robinson has a tough time making it through games without injury, but he has no such struggles to make his next start. Despite leaving Saturday's game against Illinois with concussion-like symptoms, Robinson will return to practice today an...

    Blog | November 08, 2010
  16. Northwestern's Dan Persa to start after concussion

    Adam Rittenberg

    Northwestern quarterback Dan Persa is expected to start Saturday after suffering a concussion last week.

    Story | Conversation | November 01, 2010