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Concussions in college football: NCAA facing legal challenges and uncertain future

Football is changing and will continue to change due to head injuries suffered by players. College football is likely to be at the forefront of that change.

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NCAA reaches $70 million concussion settlement

Money would be provided toward testing and research, and new concussion protocols would be put into place.

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NCAA, feds announce $30M concussions venture

The joint venture will help scientists have more comprehensive data to study concussions.

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Can the SpeedFlex helmet save football?

As the concussion issue looms over all of football, a handful of college programs across the country are trying out a new helmet system this spring.

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The NCAA's 5 potential killers

Everyone is suing the NCAA, but which could shake the NCAA to its core? Which have the longest chances of succeeding?

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'Wake up NCAA!' banner to fly over BCSNCG

The All Players United movement will make a statement about concussion reform before Monday's big game.

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NCAA 'denies' it has legal duty to protect players

That's not exactly an NCAA mission statement. But expanding its context -- it's a quote from an NCAA court filing -- doesn't make the institution's role in concussion safety much clearer.

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NCAA concussion suit could grow significantly

A large number of former players may be added as plaintiffs.

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It's not just concussions

New research makes violence in football even more worrisome, but could also help reduce injury.

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Grading the NCAA's new rules

Two of football's primary scourges are among the items the NCAA's rules committee hopes to limit.

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