Sports medicine

Green Bay Packers wide receiver Randall Cobb (18) hauls in a pass from quarterback Brett Hundley for a touchdown during the first half of an NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers in Pittsburgh, Sunday, Nov. 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
November 26, 2017 - 9:19 pm
The Latest on the 12th Sunday of the NFL regular season (all times Eastern): 9:15 p.m. Brett Hundley and the Green Bay Packers are giving the AFC North leading Pittsburgh Steelers all they can handle. Hundley came in with just two touchdown passes since replacing injured Aaron Rodgers earlier this...
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Dr. Larry Nassar, 54, appears in court for a plea hearing in Lansing, Mich., Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017. Nasser, a sports doctor accused of molesting girls while working for USA Gymnastics and Michigan State University, pleaded guilty to multiple charges of sexual assault and will face at least 25 years in prison. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
November 22, 2017 - 5:34 pm
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Latest on sexual assault charges against former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar (all times local): 5:20 p.m. Michigan State University says allegations that it covered up a former gymnastics doctor's criminal sexual misconduct are "simply false" and it is "appalled" by...
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FILE - In this Nov. 22, 2017, file photo, Dr. Larry Nassar, appears in court for a plea hearing in Lansing, Mich. Nassar, an elite Michigan sports doctor who possessed child pornography and assaulted gymnasts, was sentenced Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, to 60 years in federal prison in one of three criminal cases that ensure he will never be free again. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)
November 22, 2017 - 11:36 am
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A former doctor accused of molesting girls while working for USA Gymnastics and Michigan State University pleaded guilty Wednesday to multiple charges of sexual assault and will face at least 25 years in prison. Larry Nassar, 54, admitted to abusing seven girls, mostly under...
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FILE- This Nov. 22, 2016, file photo shows Dr. Larry Nassar appearing during a video arraignment in Mason, Mich. A person with knowledge of the agreement says the former Michigan State University and USA Gymnastics doctor will plead guilty to multiple charges of sexual assault and face at least 25 years in prison. The person was not authorized to publicly discuss the agreement ahead of a Wednesday court hearing and spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity. Nassar is charged with molesting seven girls under the guise of treatment at his home and a campus clinic. All but one were gymnasts. The plea deal calls for a minimum prison sentence of 25 years. But the judge could go higher and set the minimum at 40 years. (AP Photo/David Eggert, File)
November 21, 2017 - 10:21 pm
DETROIT (AP) — A sports doctor accused of molesting several girls while working for USA Gymnastics and Michigan State University will plead guilty to multiple charges of sexual assault and face at least 25 years in prison, a person with knowledge of the agreement said Tuesday. The person was not...
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September 19, 2017 - 12:13 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A federal judge overseeing the NFL's $1 billion concussion settlement with former players says she's concerned they're being targeted by claims service providers, lenders and other groups seeking a share of the money. At a hearing in Philadelphia on Tuesday, U.S. District Judge...
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September 18, 2017 - 4:08 pm
A federal judge overseeing the NFL's $1 billion concussion settlement with former players says she's concerned about "deceptive practices" by claims service providers, lenders and other groups seeking a share of the money. U.S. District Judge Anita Brody will hold a hearing in Philadelphia on...
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September 14, 2017 - 1:00 pm
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady says in a television interview that he doesn't worry about concussions and considers them part of playing football. In an interview with CBS Sunday Morning, Brady says: "I'm not oblivious to them. I mean, I understand the risks...
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FILE - In this May 1, 2017, file photo, Gisele Bundchen and Tom Brady attend an event at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. The NFL and the players’ union have found no evidence of deviation by New England’s medical staff from the league’s concussion protocol regarding Tom Brady last season. League spokesman Brian McCarthy said in a statement Wednesday, Sept. 6,2017, that Brady released his medical records for review as part of the process. McCarthy said the review also identified no evidence that Brady sustained a concussion or reported signs or symptoms consistent with one in 2016. Brady's wife, supermodel Gisele Bundchen, told "CBS This Morning" in May that Brady played through a concussion on his way to a fifth Super Bowl title.(Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)
September 06, 2017 - 12:00 pm
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The NFL and the players' union have found no evidence of deviation by New England's medical staff from the league's concussion protocol regarding Tom Brady last season. League spokesman Brian McCarthy said in a statement Wednesday that Brady released his medical records for...
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August 14, 2017 - 12:42 pm
PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) — The revamped group of Buffalo Bills receivers is suddenly down a key addition with Jordan Matthews sidelined indefinitely because of a chip fracture in his sternum. The Bills list Matthews as week to week, and general manager Brandon Beane told The Associated Press on Monday...
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FILE - In this July 28, 2017, file photo, Jacksonville Jaguars running back I'Tavius Mathers (43) runs through a drill during NFL football training camp, in Jacksonville, Fla. Mathers will be released from the hospital a day after suffering a neck injury during practice. The team says Mathers will return to the football facility Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017, and the medical staff will work with him to "decide the best course of action for his recovery."(AP Photo/John Raoux, File)
August 02, 2017 - 11:11 am
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jacksonville Jaguars running back I'Tavius Mathers will be released from the hospital a day after suffering a neck injury during practice. The team says Mathers will return to the football facility Wednesday and the medical staff will work with him to "decide the best...
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