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The telltale tau proteins present in the disease known as CTE display distinctive features.
How well future pros sprint, jump and lift weights at the NFL Scouting Combine may tell us only a little bit about their career success.
New study suggests at least one in 10 NFL players could eventually develop the brain disease.
Research suggests most North American college and professional hockey players don't specialize as youngsters.
New safety rules pose challenges for players and officials.
New research suggests that despite being tired, athletes can still sprint at top speed near the end of a long match.