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Alvaro Pereira of Uruguay receives treatment during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (credit: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

3 Reasons Why FIFA Needs To Pay More Attention To Concussions

To many-a-fan’s dismay, some players were noticeably ‘out of it’ and even collapsed after sustaining a head injury during play. While getting injured is something that can happen in any sport, certain protocols need to be followed to ensure player safety.

07/11/2014

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Vlog This!: The NFL Payout

Chad takes a look at the recent settlement of an NFL lawsuit over concussions brought a group of other ex-players.

CBS Sports Radio 1140 and 100.5-2 FM HD2–09/06/2013

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Josh Cribbs Says Former RB Josh Harrison Battling Seizures

Head hits and concussions have become a primary focus of the NFL, but there is really no way to totally protect players against them. Josh Cribbs recently suffered a concussion and knows the dangers of what could happen due to the issues his former teammate, Jerome Harrison, is currently going through.

10/07/2012

Junior Seau takes part in the Madden NFL 10 Pigskiin Pro-Am on Xbox 360 event on July 24, 2009 in Malibu, Calif. (credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Teammate: Junior Seau Suffered Over 1,500 Concussions

A former teammate of Junior Seau claims that the All-Pro linebacker suffered over 1,500 concussions.

05/07/2012

Junior Seau takes part in the Madden NFL 10 Pigskin Pro-Am on Xbox 360 event on July 24, 2009 in Malibu, Calif. (credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Junior Seau’s Brain To Be Donated For Research

The family of former NFL star Junior Seau will donate his brain for research into repetitive head injuries.

05/04/2012

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Safety Of Athletes Debate

Nevada legislators are working to knock out head injuries among high school athletes.

05/13/2011

NFL Cracking Down on Hard Hits

The National Football League will begin suspending players for illegal hits starting immediately.

10/19/2010

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