Tag Archives: NFL

26Jul/17

99% of NFL players in brain study suffered from chronic traumatic encephalopathy

A recent study finds that 99% of professional NFL football players have a brain disease known as chronic traumatic encephalopathy. Continue reading

06Feb/17

Fans pour onto the streets of Boston to celebrate Patriots win

New England fans flood onto the streets of Boston to celebrate the Patriots come-from-behind victory over the Atlanta Falcons, 34-28, in Super Bowl LI.

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06Feb/17

Still photographs as Patriots rally to stun Falcons in Super Bowl thriller

Still photographs of Super Bowl LI as the New England Patriots rally to beat the Atlanta Falcons, 34-28, in overtime.

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22Mar/16
Bennet Omalu, M.D., and actor Will Smith attend a special screening of "Concussion"

NFL acknowledges link between football and brain disease

The NFL’s health and safety officer acknowledged on March 14 that there is a link between football and the devastating brain disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy, also known as CTE.
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19Sep/15

Study finds 96 percent of former NFL players had brain disease

USA (Next Media) – A study by the Department of Veterans Affairs and Boston University found that 87 out of 91 former NFL players tested suffered from a brain disease called chronic traumatic encephalopathy.
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