Joe Namath believes hyperbaric oxygen treatment can reverse the brain damage he and others suffered playing football, so much so that a treatment center carries his name. The science, however, doesn’t support his claims.
Football-related brain damage made Rickie Harris fall from the heights of the NFL to serving a DUI sentence in his ex-wife’s basement.
Darren Sharper was once an NFL star. He was also a serial rapist, one who law enforcement failed to stop.
Lester Cotton’s transformation from reluctant football player to top Alabama recruit, and the hopes and dreams of a neighborhood that ride on his shoulders.
A season with the New England Patriots’ 37-year-old quarterback.
Inside Roger Goodell’s troubling (or wildly successful, depending on who you ask) tenure as NFL commissioner.
When should a football player, and in particular one who has suffered three concussions in 10 months, retire?
The flawed data on safety equipment.
Life, death, and last year’s Auburn-Alabama game.