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13 Things You Need To Know About Concussions
Ahead of the Super Bowl, here’s the lowdown on brain damage in sports.
NFL Concussion Expert Rich Ellenbogen: ‘I Really Don’t Care Who’s To Blame. We Just Have To Move The Science Forward’
Ellenbogen, the co-chair of the NFL's Head, Neck and Spine committee and a neurological surgery professor at the University of Washington, talks to us about the NFL's efforts to make football safer, the future of concussion research, and the technology that will get us there.
Does CTE, The Brain Disease Found In NFL Players, Really Exist?
A new study found cognitively impaired former football players aren't much different from non-players with cognitive impairments.
The NFL Teams Up With GE On Concussion Technology
The NFL has announced it will partner with General Electric to develop better technology for detecting concussions and protecting the...
A Map Of NFL Team Allegiance
Facebook data shows exactly where the fans are.
Who Pays For Sports Stadiums? [Infographic]
Hint: the taxpayers. Deadspin breaks down how much the public is paying for sports.
3 Reasons Why Football Is Evil [Vintage PopSci]
A mathematics professor issued an urgent warning about football in 1894. America ignored him.
NFL Testing Helmets With Impact-Sensing Accelerometers for Concussion Analysis
The same sensors that detect the tilt of your smartphone could well start showing up in the helmets of NFL...
Overwhelmed with Data Feeds, Military Turns to NFL Broadcast Tricks for Highlighting Drone Targets
War is no game, but it could learn a trick or two from football
ESPN’s Virtual Playbook
Using an XBox to dramatize reality