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A new book and documentary reveals what the NFL discovered -- and denied -- about the connection between football and brain disorders.October 08, 2013
A new book and documentary describe the only public instance in which the NFL has acknowledged a link between playing football and brain damage.October 08, 2013
Part two of an excerpt from the PBS Frontline documentary, "League of Denial," which airs at 9 p.m. ET Tuesday on PBS.October 03, 2013
The NFL retirement board determined in 1999 that repeated blows to the head had left Mike Webster, who spent most of his 17-year career with the Pittsburgh Steelers, "totally and permanently" disabled.November 16, 2012
For years while the NFL's top medical experts denied any link between football and long-term brain damage, the league retirement board awarded disability payments to at least three former players after concluding that football caused their brain injuNovember 15, 2012