6 results for "head trauma"
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
Researchers have developed technology that could detect and measure the impact of blows to the head in real time during a game, but the NFL has yet to use it.June 22, 2012
Former Chicago Bears QB Jim McMahon says repeated blows to his head during his playing days is taking a toll on him today, which is why he is among the hundreds of former players suing the NFL.March 16, 2012
Emery Moorehead, Mike Ditka and Chris Nowinski discuss the death of Dave Duerson and the connection between head trauma and depressionFebruary 21, 2011
Tom Rinaldi examines the tragic story of Owen Thomas and the evolving mystery of head trauma in football.September 19, 2010
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