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Coutinho: The Nightmare Continues For Mets Left Fielder Jason Bay

The nightmare continues for Bay, who must be feeling like he is living his own personal “Groundhog Day.” He was once again hurt trying to make an aggressive defensive play, which is the only way he knows how to play the game.

06/16/2012

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Eye On New York: Concussion Concerns

New York Giants football legend and Hall of Famer Harry Carson has a warning to parents of athletes. Don’t ignore head injuries because concussions can have long-term consequences.

05/27/2012

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Concussion Expected To Sideline Mets’ Thole Longer Than 7 Days

The Mets have put catcher Josh Thole on the seven-day disabled list because of a concussion, but it seems his return may take longer.

05/09/2012

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Chavez Suffers Whiplash And Possible Concussion, Doesn’t Travel With Yankees

The injuries are starting to pile up for the Yankees.

05/03/2012

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Some NFL Players Still Willing To Hide Concussions

In a series of interviews about head injuries with The Associated Press over the last two weeks, 23 of 44 NFL players — slightly more than half — said they would try to conceal a possible concussion rather than pull themselves out of a game.

WFAN–12/25/2011

Sen. Menendez (R) and Congressman Bill Pascrell (L) (credit: CBS 2)

NJ Lawmakers Push CDC For Guidelines On Treating Concussions

Football is back, and with it, the violent collisions that sometimes leave players with concussions

09/27/2011

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Eagles’ Michael Vick Back At Practice

Eagles quarterback Michael Vick returned to practice Thursday, just four days after he suffered a concussion against the Falcons in Atlanta.

09/22/2011

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Monzo Minor: Marc Staal’s Health Has Become Rangers’ Biggest Issue

Everyone, including myself, was of the belief that the biggest storyline entering Rangers training camp last week would be the progression of new top line center Brad Richards and Marian Gaborik.

WFAN–09/21/2011

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Eagles Won’t Rule Out Michael Vick Against Giants

Thought the Eagles would rush to rule out No. 7 against the Giants in Week 3? Think again.

WFAN–09/19/2011

Roller Derby - Asbury Park, NJ (file / credit: Tim Scheld / WCBS 880)

Roller Derby Heats Up The Jersey Shore

They have eight wheels and two legs. They go by names like Betty Clock’r and Toastface Killah. This isn’t your parents’ roller derby.

09/15/2011

Jason Bay (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

MLB Becoming More Alert About Concussions

Thanks to continued research by neurologists and the increased scrutiny of the long-term effects that concussions can have on brain function, the injury has received greater attention among baseball players, coaches and executives

WFAN–03/26/2011

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Liguori: Harry Carson On Concussions and Suicide

NFL Hall of Famer and former NY Giants Linebacker Harry Carson was the special guest speaker at Thursday’s annual Head Injury Association forum on Long Island and for good reason.

WFAN–03/11/2011

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Rangers RW Gaborik Out After 1st Period Vs. Flyers

After the game, Tortorella said Gaborik had been concussed and complained of generally not feeling right. The star forward was unavailable for comment.

WFAN–02/20/2011

Indianapolis Colts coach Jim Caldwell, left, looks on as coaches tend to wide receiver Austin Collie during the second quarter of an NFL football game against the Jacksonville Jaguars in Indianapolis, Sunday, Dec. 19, 2010. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

NFL Grants Nearly $1 Million To Concussion Research

NFL Charities is donating a total of $1.6 million for sports-related medical studies at 16 organizations this year, including a record $988,224 to 10 groups focusing on head injuries and neurological problems.

WFAN–12/21/2010

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Concussion Forces Jets’ Smith To Sit Against Steelers

Safety Eric Smith will miss the New York Jets’ game at Pittsburgh on Sunday while recovering from a concussion.

WFAN–12/16/2010

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