OJ Simpson Granted Parole after Serving 9 years

After being in a Nevada prison for 9 years of a possible 33-year sentence for armed robbery, OJ Simpson was granted parole unanimously by the state parole board. He could be released as early as October 1st. … Continue reading

What’s Really Holding Up Your Concussion Settlement…

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Wha?!! NFL Actually Paid Money Back?

Last year, the story broke about how the NFL and many of its teams were actually paid for those patriotic salutes to our veterans during games. Click HERE to read our post from last November. Well, turns out it still … Continue reading

ESPN: Growing List of CTE Cases from BU Study

The overwhelming cases of CTE discovered in brains donated to Boston University’s ongoing study continues to surface, including youth football players as well as vets. While these studies are still only from the donated brains of deceased victims, we’re optimistic … Continue reading

More Evidence NFL Still Trying to Game Concussion Research

Steve Fainaru and Mark Fainaru-Wada discuss the NFL’s attempts to control the NIH (National Institutes of Health) study on concussions and CTE: You can read the full article on ESPN – click HERE. … Continue reading

NFL Dodges Another Bullet?

A sad day for retired NFL players. In spite of numerous delays, Judge Brody finally approved a 65-year settlement offer that allows the League to dodge many bullets that the original concussion lawsuits may have forced on them. Andrew Brandt … Continue reading

Steelers Doctor No: CTE ‘rare,’ football safe

Are you f*ckin’ kidding me? I mean seriously? The team doctor for the Steelers had some interesting comments to add to a discussion on ESPN about concussions in general and CTE in particular. In a nutshell, he declared that CTE … Continue reading

Patrick Hruby: Cutting Them Short

EDITOR’S NOTE: Another deeper analysis digging into more details of the NFL concussion lawsuit settlement offer from Patrick Hruby. We’ve been given permission to post his article here for retired players to read. This long piece is a MUST-READ if … Continue reading

Lying as A Way of Doing Business

Click cartoon to enlarge. We’re not sure who lies and cheats more: The NFL or the NFLPA. The latest coverage from the Fainaru brothers on ESPN’s Outside the Lines has exposed the behind-the-scenes games between the League and the Union … Continue reading

Top Post-Football Jobs and Careers

Now that Super Bowl’s over (Go Hawks!), we can start looking at other interesting things once again. Have any of you wondered where most players are working now after retiring from football? Here’s a great infographic from Visually – check … Continue reading

Payback’s a Bitch

So here we are two weeks after Judge Brody issued her opinion on the NFL’s Concussion Settlement Offer and more details are now coming out. Not on the Offer, not on the Judge’s ruling, not on counteroffers… Nope. Apparently, Chris … Continue reading