Study: Limiting Rough Play Better Way To Prevent Concussions In Youth SoccerHeading takes the heat in youth soccer, but limiting rough play might be a better way to prevent concussions and other injuries, a nine-year study of U.S. high school games suggests.
Former CU Linebacker Chad Brown Has Questions About NCAA Concussion ActionsFormer CU linebacker Chad Brown likes the idea of $70 million to test current and former college athletes for brain injuries, but thinks it falls short.
Football Coaches Get Lessons On Concussions In LakewoodFootball coaches across the Denver metro area are working to make the game safer for young players. It’s part of the "Heads Up" football program and it’s the first-of-its-kind player safety clinic.
3 Reasons Why FIFA Needs To Pay More Attention To ConcussionsTo many-a-fan's dismay, some players were noticeably 'out of it' and even collapsed after sustaining a head injury during play. While getting injured is something that can happen in any sport, certain protocols need to be followed to ensure player safety.
UNC Coach Tries New Strategy In Effort To Reduce ConcussionsThe University of Northern Colorado in Greeley is doing more than just talking when it comes to trying to reduce head injuries among their football players.
Which Position Suffers The Most Concussions?No question football is violent, especially when it comes to the head. With 22 guys crashing into each other at full speed, which position is the riskiest? CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida looks at the stats.
Welker Ruled Out Against Chargers With ConcussionWes Welker won't play Thursday night against San Diego as he recovers from his second concussion in less than a month.
Research Shows Fewer Concussions Are Suffered At High AltitudeConcussions are a major health concern in Colorado, especially among high school athletes. Now new research has found that children in Colorado may be safer than children elsewhere.
Welker Forecast: OutAfter yet another injury, Wes Welker has entered the mystery world of concussion management. By all indications, he should be on the no-play list this week. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida explains the NFL guidelines for concussions as well as the forms and checklists used by doctors to make decisions.
Writer Asks Wes Welker To Retire After Suffering Another ConcussionAfter Wes Welker suffered his second concussion in four games on Sunday against the Tennessee Titans, Sports writer Jeff Pearlman addressed a letter to Welker asking the wide receiver to retire.
Broncos Guard John Moffitt Walks Away From NFL, $1MJohn Moffitt wasn't unhappy with a lack of playing time in Denver. He quit the NFL because he'd lost his love for the game and was tired of risking his health.
Former Broncos Player Calls NFL 'Slave Trade,' Blasts 'Fake Muslims'Former Cardinals defensive back Hamza Abdullah took to Twitter on Thursday to blast the NFL and Commissioner Roger Goodell for not doing enough to ensure players' well-being.