head injuries

NFL: Number of Injuries Down, Including Concussions
NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL says injuries decreased this season, including concussions.
Emphasizing that players are doing more self-reporting of head injuries, the NFL released data Thursday that show overall concussions for the preseason and regular season were down from 275 in 2015 to 244 in 201…
Seattle’s Chad Marshall Diagnosed With Neck Sprain
SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle Sounders defender Chad Marshall has been released from the hospital a day after suffering a neck sprain in practice.
The Sounders announced Marshall's diagnosis on Thursday. Marshall was injured during practice on Wednesday after colliding with a teammate and hitting…
NFL Partners With CFL for Concussion Tests
NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL and CFL are partnering on concussion testing during Canadian league games and practices this season.
The leagues announced the agreement Thursday.
During CFL training camp and regular-season games that began in June, team medical staffs have been using a remove-from-play …