concussions

The NFL Settlement Is Delayed, For The Wrong Reason
January 15, 2014

The NFL's concussions settlement was delayed. But the bad structure remains in place.

Three Important Questions Roger Goodell Was Not Asked in His 92Y Interview
January 07, 2014

NFL Commissoner Roger Goodell is in denial about threats to football's future.

An NFL Pro Quit His Job For The Same Reasons You Might
November 20, 2013

Amid the din of another National Football League season dominated this year by (shuffle the deck) concussions, bullying, and an uncharacteristically weak American Football Conference, a quiet counterpoint was the midseason retirement of Denver Bronco

These Fringe Doctors Say They Can Cure NFL Concussion Victims
November 17, 2013

A grim report on concussed athletes falling for pricey alternative medicine. Has football's brain injury crisis entered its snake-oil phase? 

Watch and Listen: Bernie Kosar, Before and After Brain-Injury Treatment
November 17, 2013

A story in the current issue of The New Republic focuses on the controversial doctors who have embraced an alternative-medicine approach to the treatment of football brain injuries.

ESPN Quit Its Concussions Investigation With ‘Frontline’ Under Curious Circumstances
August 22, 2013

“Frontline,” the prestigious, multiple-Emmy-winning investigative news show produced by Boston’s PBS member station, announced late Thursday afternoon that a 15-month-old partnership with ESPN in which they published a series of pieces exploring how