In a new report published by Boston University and the VA Boston Healthcare System, 99% of NFL players have brain disease. It’s called chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) and for years the link between NFL players and this brain disease has proven to be increasingly factual. In a study of 111 brains of NFL players, […]
As revelations surrounding the film Concussion, which explores the relationship between football and CTE, continue to make waves across the NFL, one high school student has turned down 12 football scholarships.
Roland Martin and NewsOne Now were on hand for the New York premiere of the movie Concussion, starring Will Smith as Dr. Bennet Omalu and Gugu Mbatha-Raw as Prema Mutiso, Omalu’s wife. From Sony Pictures: Will Smith stars in Concussion, a dramatic thriller based on the incredible true David vs. Goliath story of American immigrant Dr. Bennet Omalu, […]