NFL Players Who Started Young Show More Thinking Problems

JIMMY GOLEN, AP Sports Writer BOSTON (AP) — NFL veterans who started playing tackle football before the age of 12 are more likely to have cognitive difficulties after their careers, according to a study published on Wednesday in the journal Neurology. Researchers tested 42 former Read More


Many High School Athletes at Greater Concussion Risk Than College Counterparts: Report

[CBS News] The Institute of Medicine and National Research Council report that in many sports, high school athletes have a higher risk of getting a concussion than college players. In a joint report published on Oct. 30 by the research organizations, a panel of medical experts found Read More