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Goodell confident concussion settlement will be approved

By Steve Keating NEW YORK (Reuters) - NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said on Friday he is confident the proposed concussion settlement between the league and players will be approved despite a U.S. judge's hesitation to sign off on the deal. ...  More »

NFL-Goodell confident concussion settlement will be approved

By Steve Keating NEW YORK, Jan 31 (Reuters) - NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said on Friday he is confident the proposed concussion settlement between the league and players will be approved despite a U.S. judge's hesitation to sign off on th...  More »

NFL, players see progress in tackling concussions

They should not see a player lying prone on the field after the sickening crack of a helmet-to-helmet hit, thanks to an NFL effort to reduce player concussions. With a growing body of research showing that hits to the head over years on the footb...  More »

Family of ex-NFL star Seau objects to concussion lawsuit settlement

The family of former San Diego Chargers star Junior Seau, who killed himself in 2012, raised objections on Friday to a $760 million proposal to settle a lawsuit brought by thousands of former professional football players charging that the Nationa...  More »

Concussions Common in Middle School Girls Playing Soccer: Study

MONDAY, Jan. 20, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Girls who play soccer in middle school are vulnerable to concussions, new research shows. And despite medical advice to the contrary, many play through their injury, increasing the risk of a second concuss...  More »

UPDATE 2-U.S. judge rejects $760 mln NFL concussion settlement

(Corrects spelling of law firm name to Pitta & Giblin) By Scott Malone Jan 14 (Reuters) - A $760 million settlement between the National Football League and thousands of former players, who contend the league downplayed the risk of concussions, ...  More »

Ex-NFL players could get $5 million each in concussion settlement: lawyers

By Daniel Lovering BOSTON (Reuters) - Former National Football League players suffering from health problems will be eligible to receive as much as $5 million each under a settlement reached in a lawsuit brought by thousands of retired players. ...  More »

Ex-NFL players could get $5 mln each in concussion settlement -lawyers

(Updates to specify details of payouts in first and seventh paragraphs) By Daniel Lovering BOSTON, Jan 7 (Reuters) - Former National Football League players suffering from health problems will be eligible to receive as much as $5 million each un...  More »

Ex-NFL players could get $5 million each in concussion settlement: lawyers

By Daniel Lovering BOSTON (Reuters) - Former National Football League players suffering from dementia and other health problems will be eligible to receive up to $5 million each under a settlement reached in a lawsuit brought by thousands of retir...  More »

Ex-NFL players could get $5 mln each in concussion settlement -lawyers

By Daniel Lovering BOSTON, Jan 7 (Reuters) - Former National Football League players suffering from dementia and other health problems will be eligible to receive up to $5 million each under a settlement reached in a lawsuit brought by thousands ...  More »

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