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Concussions have become a serious concern in most of today's impact sports. As technology and research improves, so does the gear and training regarding this serious injury. Protect yourself and see the latest information and product releases about preventing and recovering from concussions.

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A Peripheral Vision Test That Might Prevent Concussions

Peripheral vision is one of 9 elements of athletic visual skill, which athletes should be able to perform with a significant level of proficiency (to...

Why Neck Strength Training is Becoming a Workout Requirement

For far too long, the neck was ignored in workouts. And this habit seems to be gaining prominence again, as evidenced by the number of athletes who ...

How Dangerous is Toradol, the NFL Pain Fix Known as 'Vitamin T?'

This weekend the New England Patriots, Denver Broncos, Arizona Cardinals and Carolina Panthers will battle it out to determine which two teams get...

Shaq Thompson: Very Good at Football, Very Bad at Baseball

Versatility is Shaq Thompson's speciality. The former football star for the University of Washington played three positions in his senior year, putt...

Here's The New Tackling Technique That's Revolutionizing Football Safety

Head injuries are changing the game of football. As researchers learn more about the long-term impacts of concussions and sub-concussive hits, the ...

Former Steelers Wide Receiver Antwaan Randle El Says if He Could Do it All Over, He Wouldn't Play Football

The play was perfectly designed. Ben Roethslisberger took the snap and tossed the ball to his left to running back Willie Parker. From his wide rece...

Injuries Have Already Marred the NFL Playoffs

The enduring images of the NFL's 2015 Wild Card Weekend will be Antonio Brown lying flat on his back on the turf of Paul Brown Stadium, a yellow p...

The Best and Worst New Ideas in Concussion Prevention

Two recent studies out of universities give us reason to be excited—but extremely dubious—about the direction of the fight against concussions...

STUDY: Football Practice Without Helmets Reduces Concussion Risk, Improves Tackling Ability

Playing football without a helmet sounds like a recipe for a disaster, right? The helmet offers a critical layer of protection for the fragile hea...

A Concussed Johnny Manziel Put on a Ridiculous Disguise Just So He Could Party at a Vegas Night Club

It sounds like something out of a bad comedy. A kid who knows he shouldn't be out partying dons a ridiculous disguise and uses a fake name in an att...

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