Astronaut Mark Kelly shared tips to Green Bay's top player Aaron Rodgers. This might help the player to perfectly execute his Hail Mary technique.
Brain imaging exams of high school football players displayed changes in their brain tissue connected to head trauma they sustained after playing for just one season, a new study recently presented at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) last November 28 says
Despite the controversy surrounding the legality of the cannabis plant, one drug company hopes to soon use medical marijuana to protect NFL players from repetitive concussions, which are shown to cause symptoms on par with those seen in patients with Alzheimer's or other neurodegenerative diseases.
Officiating in football, especially in the National Football League (NFL), is no easy job. But referees will be pleased to know that researchers from North Carolina State University and Carnegie Mellon University, in collaboration with Disney Research, have developed new technology able to track the exact position of a football in 3D space using low-frequency magnetic fields.
A bump and a bruise are common and excepted when participating in contact sports. A new study released Tuesday reported that a staggering 1.35 million children and teens were admitted to emergency rooms for sports-related injuries in 2012.