With the NFL’s concussion litigation officially concluded, the NFL can focus on litigation against insurance companies that will be expected to compensate the league for all or part of the expenses arising from the concussion lawsuits. Read more at www.nbcsports.com
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More than a few current and former NFL players have recently expressed concern that they might have chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), a neurodegenerative disease that studies have linked to the sorts of concussive and sub-concussive impacts common in football. On Monday, Boomer Esiason went a step further, claiming that he “likely” has the condition, as […]
More than five years had passed since De’von Hall’s final day on an NFL roster. He wasn’t a star, instead one of the anonymous hopefuls who fill out practice squads and 90-man training-camp rosters. But he managed to achieve what few do and forged a career in professional football. Read more at www.lawtimes.com.
The Medical College of Wisconsin will play a lead role on an international $2.6 million National Football League-funded study on the role of active rehabilitation strategies in concussion management. MCW will be teaming up with the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill to conduct the three-year study. Read more at www.bizjounals.com