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Concussion (INACTIVE)

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  • Jimmy Smith 'doing well' after undergoing concussion testing, could practice Wednesday

    Jimmy Smith 'doing well' after undergoing concussion testing, could practice Wednesday
    Starting cornerback Jimmy Smith has recovered well from a head injury suffered at the end the Ravens' Thursday night win over the Pittsburgh Steelers, according to coach John Harbaugh Smith has undergone the mandatory NFL concussion testing after...
  • Dulaney runner Abby Cahalan thankful for a second chance at an athletic career

    Dulaney runner Abby Cahalan thankful for a second chance at an athletic career
    We finally live in a world of widespread concussion awareness, and for that 17-year-old Abby Cahalan will give thanks on Thursday. She learned about postconcussion syndrome the hard way — one pounding headache and dizzy spell at a time — and...
  • High school football: a dangerous game [Commentary]

    High school football: a dangerous game [Commentary]
    An Arizona high school football player's death this month from a traumatic brain injury follows a report that says a "culture of resistance" in youth sports prevents many players from reporting concussions — and many parents, coaches and school...
  • Bits & Pieces: Concussions in sports is too big of a problem to ignore any longer

    The numbers of kids playing football at the Pop Warner and youth levels in this country has dropped precipitously according to a report released this past week. For Pop Warner football alone, that's a drop of over 9 percent, or about 23,000 kids. The...
  • For Fuller brothers, Virginia Tech has become a family home

    For Fuller brothers, Virginia Tech has become a family home
    Damien Russell is 43 now. It's been 22 years since the former defensive back played for Virginia Tech. Hokies fans might not recognize the name, but Russell is an important figure in the program's history. He is a cousin of the Baltimore-based Fullers...
  • New defensive starter out for Terps football, but offense's health is improving

    New defensive starter out for Terps football, but offense's health is improving
    Enough players have returned from injuries that Maryland’s offense won’t look so depleted Saturday against Syracuse. Quarterback C.J. Brown and running back Brandon Ross, who have both missed time this season with injuries, are playing,...
  • Steelers rookie OLB Jarvis Jones diagnosed with concussion

    Steelers rookie OLB Jarvis Jones diagnosed with concussion
    Steelers rookie outside linebacker Jarvis Jones has been diagnosed with a concussion, the team acknowledged on Thursday. Jones is the Steelers' first-round draft pick from the University of Georgia and is now regarded as a question mark for Sunday's...
  • C.J. Brown back as Terps' starter after 'pretty gruesome hit'

    C.J. Brown back as Terps' starter after 'pretty gruesome hit'
    COLLEGE PARK -- C.J. Brown has watched the video in which he is blasted from behind by a Florida State player before being rammed in the chest by another defender, twisting the Maryland quarterback’s body so that his face mask bounces on the turf....
  • Terrell Suggs says NFL focused more on 'covering their own [butt]' than player safety

    Terrell Suggs says NFL focused more on 'covering their own [butt]' than player safety
    A week after ESPN aired an interview in which he accused NFL commissioner Roger Goodell of orchestrating the Super Bowl XLVII blackout, outspoken Ravens rush linebacker Terrell Suggs took another shot at the league. Suggs said that he didn’t see...
  • Terps ready to move on from FSU loss and take on Virginia

    Terps ready to move on from FSU loss and take on Virginia
    COLLEGE PARK — After the program's most one-sided defeat in 20 years, the Maryland football team will try to show it has a short memory when the Terps play Virginia on Saturday at Byrd Stadium. Coming off a 63-0 demolition at Florida State that...
  • Terps quarterback C.J. Brown doubtful to play against Virginia

    Terps quarterback C.J. Brown doubtful to play against Virginia
    COLLEGE PARK – Maryland quarterback C.J. Brown, a fifth-year senior off to the best start of his career, is doubtful for Saturday's game against Virginia after suffering a concussion last weekend on a jarring hit against Florida State. Sophomore...
  • Terps won't make a call on C.J. Brown until Thursday

    Terps won't make a call on C.J. Brown until Thursday
    COLLEGE PARK — Virginia football coach Mike London was paying special attention when Maryland released its depth chart this week, looking for clues on whether starting quarterback C.J. Brown would rebound from a concussion in time to play Saturday...