Tag Archives: concussions

  • Niners Linebacker Chris Borland Retires Over Brain Injury Concerns

    Niners Linebacker Chris Borland Retires Over Brain Injury Concerns

    San Francisco 49ers linebacker Chris Borland retired at the age of 24 due to concerns about the longterm effects of repetitive head trauma. The surprising move leaves the Niners with no depth at inside linebacker. Just last week Patrick Willis retired at the age of 30. Borland says he first started to worry about brain […]

  • KHL Fans Celebrate Playoff Win by Giving Star Player a Concussion (Video)

    KHL Fans Celebrate Playoff Win by Giving Star Player a Concussion (Video)

    Hockey fans in Astana, Kazakhstan, have never seen their local pro team win a KHL playoff series. So when Barys Astana swept Avtomobilist Yekaterinburg in the opening round last week, they were excited. How excited were they? So excited that a group of them went to meet the team’s plane at the airport, then proceeded […]

  • Seton Hall’s Gene Teague Suffers Scary Concussion (Video)

    Seton Hall’s Gene Teague Suffers Scary Concussion (Video)

    Gene Teague, a senior on Seton Hall’s basketball team, managed to give everybody watching the game between Seton Hall and Lafayette on Friday night a pretty big scare after he took a nasty spill that caused his head to bounce off the court. The impact happened after Teague was fouled in the air by Lafayette’s Michael Hoffman. […]