concussions

Coaches and others involved in youth sports would have to complete concussion awareness training at least once every three years under legislation headed to Gov. Rick Snyder for his signature.

Current Sports | August 25, 2017

Aug 25, 2017
WKAR

Mid-Michigan High School Football; Ithaca Football; Concussion Protocol; MHSAA Officiating; Zach Berridge; Conor McGregor-Floyd Mayweather.


Current Sports | August 7, 2017

Aug 7, 2017
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Claressa Shields; Women's Sports; Professional Boxing; High School Football; Callers; Football Safety; Geoff Kimmerly; Old Studio.


Current Sports | July 28, 2017

Jul 28, 2017
MSU Athletics

Odell Beckham, Jr.; NFL Pay Scale; Colin Kaepernick; Greater Lansing Area Sports Hall of Fame; The S.W.A.P. Meet; Kaleel Gaines; Reflection Friday.


Swapping Out Concussions: James Moore Looks At The Dangers Of Football On The S.W.A.P. Meet

Jul 28, 2017
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Kevin Lavery / WKAR-MSU

The National Football League has long reigned supreme in the world of American sports. On top of bringing in top-dollar year in and year out and acting as a platform for young men to provide for their families, football has become increasingly attractive to youth.


Current Sports | July 27, 2017

Jul 27, 2017
WKAR

Detroit Tigers; Bruce Rondon; Brad Ausmus; Kansas City Royals; U.S.A. Men's Soccer; Gold Cup; Bob Every; Greater Lansing Area Sports Hall of Fame; NFL Concussions.

Current Sports | July 26, 2017

Jul 26, 2017
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Jermaine Edmondson; Draymond Green; Civil Lawsuit; University of Michigan Football; Big Ten Media Days; CTE; Football Study.

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Current Sports | May 17, 2017

May 17, 2017
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NBA Draft Lottery; Boston Celtics; Detroit Pistons; The Top Pick; DeShaun Tate; Gisele Bundchen; Softball Classic.


men with helmets
Kevin Lavery / WKAR-MSU

In the worlds of sports, TBI is becoming as familiar an acronym as NFL and NBA. Traumatic brain injury can abruptly end a player’s career.  On the playing field, it can be hard to tell the severity of the impact.  Now, a newly-marketed invention created by two Michigan State University chemists is helping to give those answers immediately.


Current Sports | January 13, 2017

Jan 13, 2017

Jerry VanHavel; Bo Jackson; Concussions; Detroit Pistons; NFL Playoff Predictions.


Current Sports | 11/1/16 | #815

Nov 1, 2016
WKAR

Monday Night Football, Minnesota Vikings, Detroit Lions, College Football Rankings, Mark Dantonio and Chris Frey.


Current Sports | 9/16/16 | #782

Sep 16, 2016
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Michigan State Football, Notre Dame Preview, Dr. Jeffrey Kutcher, Joanne Gerstner, Concussions in Sports, and Reflection Friday.


Current Sports | 7/27/16 | #750

Jul 27, 2016
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Best Dunk Ever, Big Ten Media Day Takeaways, Michigan State Football, Detroit Tigers, College Football Scheduling, and Concussions.

Current Sports | 5/24/16 | #708

May 24, 2016
Berni Perez Photography

Toronto Raptors, Cleveland Cavaliers, Bubba Smith, Maurice Ager, Hip-Hop, Tickled Tuesday, Professional Basketball, and Michigan State Basketball.


Current Sports | 4/7/16 | #676

Apr 7, 2016
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The Masters, Jordan Spieth, Tiger Woods, Golf's New Four Leaders,  Detroit Tigers, Current Sports TV Preview, Gary Blanchard, and Throwback Thursday.


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