Concussion

Zack Martin ruled out by Cowboys due to concussion

ARLINGTON, Texas -- Just as the Cowboys welcomed back All-Pro left tackle Tyron Smith from a two-game absence because of a groin strain, they lost All-Pro right guard Zack Martin to a? a concussion in the second quarter Thursday against the Chargers.? Martin was staggered on a run by Rod Smith but Read more

NCAA concussion settlement now awaits final approval

CHICAGO -- A federal judge in Chicago gave preliminary approval Tuesday to a reworked head-injury settlement between thousands of former college athletes and the NCAA that includes a $70 million fund to test for brain trauma. U.S. District Judge John Lee praised the new deal for expanding potential Read more