The inspector general of the Department of Health and Human Services has been requested to look into claims that the NFL had sought to improperly influence a major study on football and its link to b
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Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton took several shots to the head during his team’s loss to the Denver Broncos Thursday night, and the NFL is facing a great deal of scrutiny because of it
NFL officials tried to influence a government research study on the connection between football and brain disease, according to a congressional investigation report.
The NFL has wasted no time attempting to backpedal after a league official admitted there is a link between chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) and playing football.
Dave Duerson’s son called Roger Goodell’s comments about the risks of football “an insult.
Legendary NFL quarterback Ken Stabler suffered from CTE, according to researchers.
Stabler had stage 3 CTE, according to Boston University researchers who studied his brain.
Dr. Bennet Omalu, whose work inspired the “Concussion” movie, strongly believes that O.J. Simpson suffers from CTE.
The NFL is no longer contributing $30 million to a massive Boston University study that will examine the relationship between playing football and brain disease.