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  • AP Analysis: Youth concussion laws pushed by NFL lack bite

    PHOENIX (AP) — Criticized for its own handling of head injuries, the NFL launched an extensive lobbying campaign to pass laws protecting kids who get concussions while playing sports. The result: Within just five years, every state had a law on...
  • Junior Seau family: Be responsible, NFL

    Junior Seau family: Be responsible, NFL
    Why did Junior Seau's family turn down a $4 million payment from the NFL in a proposed concussion settlement? The relatives want accountability from the NFL, Seau's children tell "60 Minutes Sports" in an interview at 10 p.m. Tuesday on Showtime. "The...
  • For some, NFL concussion settlement proposal is yet another injury

     For some, NFL concussion settlement proposal is yet another injury
    In the final years of Mike Webster's life, the former Pittsburgh Steelers center shocked himself with a stun gun to sleep. Nicknamed "Iron Mike" for durability during 17 seasons in the NFL, Webster couldn't hold down a job. He got lost on routine trips....
  • Lehighton grad Dave Warner has unique perspective into college title game

    Lehighton grad Dave Warner has unique perspective into college title game
    WATCH THIS: Robert Mueller NFL, Ray Rice report released ... What gives Lehighton native Dave Warner a unique perspective into Monday's College Football Playoff championship game between Ohio State and Oregon? … First-year candidates Junior Seau,...
  • Ex-Miami Dolphins coach Jimmy Johnson, linebacker Junior Seau among Hall of Fame finalists

    Ex-Miami Dolphins coach Jimmy Johnson, linebacker Junior Seau among Hall of Fame finalists
    The Pro Football Hall of Fame has announced its 15 finalists for enshrinement later this year, including former Miami Dolphins coach Jimmy Johnson and linebacker Junior Seau. Johnson, who built the bulk of his Canton credentials from 1989-1993 with...
  • First-year candidates Seau, Warner, Pace among 18 pro football hall of fame finalists

    First-year candidates Seau, Warner, Pace among 18 pro football hall of fame finalists
    First-year candidates Junior Seau, Kurt Warner and Orlando Pace are among 18 finalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The list of nominees was reduced Thursday to 15 from the modern era, one senior and two contributors. A finalist must receive at...
  • New Focus On Concussions: No More 'Shake It Off'

    New Focus On Concussions: No More 'Shake It Off'
    On warm summer days in the 1970s, Harry Bellucci and his Bulkeley High teammates battled through double-session football practices. Bellucci, who graduated from the Hartford school in 1975, recalls participating in practice with a pounding headache...
  • Nearly 200 players opt out of NFL's proposed concussion settlement

    Just 196 of the estimated 20,000 retired NFL players opted out of the proposed settlement to concussion litigation with the league, according to papers filed in federal court Monday. Players had until Oct. 14 to opt out, but can revoke the moves up...
  • Fewer than 200 NFL retirees opt out of proposed concussion settlement

    Fewer than 200 NFL retirees opt out of proposed concussion settlement
    Just 196 of the estimated 20,000 retired NFL players opted out of the proposed settlement to concussion litigation with the league, according to papers filed in federal court Monday. Players had until Oct. 14 to opt out, but can revoke the moves up...
  • Judge won't delay deadline tied to proposed NFL concussion deal

    A federal judge denied four motions Thursday seeking to delay the Tuesday deadline for retired players and their families to opt out of the proposed NFL concussion deal. Attorneys representing the families of late NFL players Lewis Bush and Dave Duerson...
  • Former Trojan Mosi Tatupu selected to Polynesian Football Hall of Fame

    Former Trojan Mosi Tatupu selected to Polynesian Football Hall of Fame
    Former USC and NFL fullback Mosi Tatupu, who played for the Trojans in 1974-77, has been selected to the 2015 class of the Polynesian Football Hall of Fame. Former USC linebacker Junior Seau was part of the inaugural class last year. Tatupu, who...