By JOSH SCHWARZ
Another former NFL player was found dead in his home on Sept. 24 as a result of a concussion-induced suicide.
Paul Oliver, 29, a former defensive-back for the San Diego Chargers, was discovered in his home with a single self-inflicted gunshot wound. The tragic death is the latest in a worrisome recent string...Read more →
By DOUG DEPREKER
The NFL, in September, agreed to a $765 million settlement in a case brought on by more than 4,500 former professional players which has resulted in more education about the dangers of head injuries.
The lawsuit alleged that the NFL concealed the long term dangers of concussions in an effort to avoid scrutiny and as a...Read more →
By ROSS CAPUANA
The NFL combine, a test on college athletes’ ability to run, jump, catch, throw and other intangibles of the NFL game, kicked off last week. The issue that comes into play with the combine is, do these running drills and non-contact drills really determine how good a player you will be in...Read more →