The World Cup has been exciting to watch, but do you ever wonder if all of those spectacular looking headers add up to subtle damage to the brain? It’s an important question, especially if you have a child who plays the game. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida looks at the latest research — and tips — for soccer players and their parents.
Carlos Gonzalez’s left index finger is getting stronger and stronger each day. So are his identical twin daughters who were born premature.
Broncos defensive back Rahim Moore reportedly suffered an injury which could cost him the rest of the season. Balancing that, though, is the news is that injury shouldn’t cost him his leg. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida explains the uncommon injury called “compartment syndrome.”
The Broncos play the Chiefs in an AFC West meeting between teams with the best combined record of two opponents this deep into the season since the NFL merger in 1970.
Peyton Manning’s four big targets have combined for 30 touchdown catches so far, yet the most important receiver the Denver Broncos have right now isn’t Demaryius Thomas, Eric Decker, Wes Welker or Julius Thomas.
The quarterback of the Kansas City Chiefs likes to run an up-tempo offense, wing the ball all over the field, tuck it under and scramble when things get hairy. But slow things down? Keep the other offense off the field? That’s a hard idea for him to accept.
Even before he was hired in January, Chiefs coach Andy Reid watched tapes from every game that Kansas City played last season, including both matchups with the Broncos.
Denver heaved a sigh of relief when Payton Manning’s ankle MRI showed no significant damage. But as CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida reports, it’s the type of injury that will cause fans to keep their fingers crossed the rest of the season.
Derek Wolfe said on Xfinity Monday Live he’s never been as tired in his life as he was in the second quarter on Sunday after a fast start by Eagles quarterback Michael Vick and their fast-paced offense.
Derek Wolfe put in a full upper body workout in the weight room on Thursday, then the Broncos defensive lineman thanked his teammates and fans for their prayers and well wishes.