Movie Review: 'Concussion''Concussion' is a story of whistleblowing as a highly credentialed pathologist tries to discover and tell the truth about brain damage among football players who routinely experience repeated concussions during their playing careers.
News, Politics and Entertainment with The Chris Stigall Show | September 1Chris reviewed Dick Cheney's assessment of Hillary Clinton's handling of her emails, Chris Christie's performance on The Tonight Show, and Philadelphia's handling of preparations for the Pope.
K.J. McDaniels Gives Fan Concussion With Blocked ShotK.J. McDaniels is on pace to have the best shot blocking season for a player of his height, ever.
NFL Concussion Court Hearing In PhiladelphiaA federal judge Wednesday listened to opponents of a settlement between the NFL and the players association that would provide compensation and medical care for those who suffer from cognitive disorders resulting from head injuries.
Health: Local, Teenage Hockey Player Takes Own Life, Parents Now Raising AwarenessThe White House is holding a summit on concussions later this month, and a Bucks County family is hoping to raise awareness about the danger, after what they say caused a tragic ending for their family.
Study: Commonly Used Football Helmets Do Little To Protect Against Traumatic Brain InjuriesThe research, which was released Monday, reveals that the helmets currently used on the field may do little to protect against hits to the side of the head, which can cause brain injuries and encephalopathy.
Harvin Out For NFC ChampionshipJust like in the regular season Percy Harvin's return to the field in the postseason was short lived as Harvin will not be playing against San Francisco this weekend.
Judge Nixes Preliminary Approval Of $765M NFL CaseA federal judge denied preliminary approval of a $765 million settlement of NFL concussion claims, fearing it may not be enough to cover 20,000 retired players.
Nick Foles Cleared To PracticeNick Foles has been cleared, and will practice today with the Eagles.
Chronic Traumatic EncephalitisAutopsies have been performed on many NFL players and others with head trauma and have uncovered chronic traumatic encephalitis as a result of repeated concussions.
NFL, Players, Reach $765 Million Settlement In Concussion SuitUS judge: NFL, players reach proposed $765M settlement of concussion-related lawsuits.
Phillies Activate Brown, Designate Nix For AssignmentBrown suffered a concussion on July 23rd while diving to catch a fly ball hit by Carlos Beltran.