When Randy Ambrosie arrived in London, England, earlier this week, the CFL commissioner unpacked two key mission points – to engage in a global discussion on head injuries and to show the CFL is keen to be part of a solution. Read more at www.theglobeandmail.com
It was just a normal midseason practice. No full contact allowed, per school rules, so the players hit dummies to practice their tackling. It was just a normal hit. The player dove toward the dummy, like he had countless times before. But he fell awkwardly, hitting the ground head-first. He got up a bit dazed, and […]
This was not news Washington football coach Chris Petersen wanted to announce: Junior defensive back Austin Joyner and junior defensive lineman Jared Pulu are retiring from football because of medical issues. Joyner was forced to retire because of concussions, Petersen said Thursday, and Pulu has a kidney condition. Read more at www.seattletimes.com
The Air Force Falcons hosted the Navy Midshipmen in the first game between two service academies this season. The majority of the game was dominated by Air Force with the game ending in a score of 35-7. However, this was not the biggest story of the game. Read more at www.saturdayblitz.com.