Results tagged with 'concussions'
Published Feb. 9, 2016
It's Black History Month, the 50th anniversary of the Super Bowl I took place Sunday and the NFL is embroiled in its concussions controversy. Those elements collided in a recent New York Times story about ex-Packer Willie Wood.
Published Dec. 22, 2015
My grandson won the Super Bowl in his flag football league. Next year is real football for him, with tackling and helmets and pads ... and the decision facing many parents: Do you let your kids play the game?
Published June 16, 2014
There are few hotter topics in sports than concussions and the effects they have on children, but while brain trauma is serious there are measures that can be taken to not only keep your child healthy, but keep them in the sports they love. For Kids & Family Week here at OnMilwaukee.com, Doctors from Aurora Health Care and the Children's Hospital of Wisconsin address some key topics for parents and coaches.
Published March 18, 2013
In this installment of Milwaukee Talks, OnMilwaukee.com caught up with former Green Bay Packers linebacker George Koonce. He discussed his current work at Marquette University and his new role in helping NFL players transition into the real world after football.
Published Feb. 5, 2013
It's hard to tolerate the extreme sadness about the great Super Bowl game played Sunday when the Baltimore Ravens held on to beat the San Francisco 49ers. I'm sad because it could be the last real football game any of us ever see.
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