concussions

The Science of How Getting Hit in the Head Stops Your Dick From Working

To many, professional football players are the ultimate example of male virility — strong, athletic, powerful and just plain manly. But as it turns out,…

How Luke Cage Became the Superhero Face of CTE

As you’ll know from reading virtually any article around sports injuries in recent years, Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy — more commonly known as CTE — is a degenerative brain disease…

The Humble Woodpecker Has Become a Meme in the Football-Concussion Debate

In his old column at SBNation, popular sportswriter and podcaster PFT Commenter wrote the following in his review of the 2015 Will Smith film Concussion:…

Concussion Lawsuits Are Coming to High School and Youth Football

After more than a decade of medical research, congressional hearings and a seemingly endless class-action lawsuit against the NFL, the legal battle over concussions in…