All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Concussions’

Jim McMahon Confesses To Suicidal Thoughts, Dementia

In 1985 Jim McMahon was the quarterback for one of the most popular Super Bowl championship teams in NFL history. The rebel-type QB with the spiked hair and dark shades relished the hype and basked in the spotlight. But that was 29 years ago. More recently, McMahon would leave his house and not remember how to get back home. He …

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Eight NFL Concussion Studies to Receive Millions in Funding

The fate of NFL athletes and a possible connection between repeated brain injury and later health problems is now being taken seriously by the NFL. As part of their new focus, the league last year donated $30 million to the Foundation for the National Institutes of Health (NIH), primarily for research concerning brain trauma. Today the National Institutes of Health …

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Hockeyfights.com NHL Fight Of The Year Nominees

The National Hockey League has come a long way in the last 8 years. From a lockout that was the first in professional American sports to cost a league an entire season, to the overwhelming popularity of the Winter Classic. These go to show how far the league has changed and how far hockey itself has come in the last …

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