Brandi Chastain, Women’s World Cup Champ, Donating Brain to Science

Brandi Chastain, a member of the 1999 U.S. Women’s Soccer Team, is donating her brain to science. Concerned with all the news in recent years about the affects of brain injuries later in life, Chastain wants her brain studied, in…

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…

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…

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.…