Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers walks off the field at halftime after leaving a game against Detroit with a concussion, Dec. 12, 2010.
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February 23, 2011 NFL players who suffer violent blows to the head in games will be evaluated for possible concussions by using a new system in the 2011-2012 season, according to reports.
Brazilian forward Ronaldo celebrated after scoring his second goal during the 1998 Soccer World Cup second round match between Brazil and Chile.
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February 14, 2011 The Brazilian is thought by many to be the greatest "striker" in soccer history. He retires with two World Cup championships and a record 15 World cup goa.s
February 3, 2011 People get fired for all sorts of reasons. Chicagoan John Stone never thought wearing a tie with the logo of an opposing sports team would be one of them. Fortunately, his story has a happy ending.
Minnesota Vikings quarterback Brett Favre was the talk of the town on SportsCenter this football season, and not solely because of his ailing ankle.
January 19, 2011 ESPN's SportsCenter is a favorite program among Americans, known for its upbeat, fast-paced analysis of the games and its respective players. But would a foreigner favor sports broadcasting outside his or her home country? An Englishman tells all.
November 1, 2010 The Minnesota Vikings have waived the contract of receiver Randy Moss. The AP reports that coach Brad Childress told his players about the move Monday, one day after Moss and the Vikings suffered their third loss in four games.
August 30, 2010 While a couple of my favorite shows received the Emmy awards they deserved, Friday Night Lights was yet again snubbed. Although the show has a strong cult following, some think it's time the show got its recognition for its originality.
August 17, 2010 Research suggests head trauma in athletes can lead to damage that looks like Lou Gehrig's Disease. It raises the possibility that the famous baseball player might not have had the disease named for him.
June 30, 2010 Many are claiming that the football starts featured in Nike's "Write the Future" campaign are cursed, just like the athletes on the covers of Madden and Sports Illustrated.
June 9, 2010 The vuvuzela -- to blow or not to blow (during the World Cup)? That is the question.
November 6, 2007 There aren't many events anymore that bring tens of millions of us to the TV screen... last Sunday was one of the few.
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