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February 27, 2011

‘Three Things the NFL, Sponsors, and Fans Could Do to Honor Dave Duerson’s Legacy’

That’s the headline of my column tomorrow at Beyond Chron.   Irv Muchnick
February 28, 2011

‘Honoring Dave Duerson: Three Things the NFL, Fans, And Sponsors Must Do’ … today at Beyond Chron

The suicide of Dave Duerson, a long-time National Football League Players Association stalwart, came during a collective bargaining impasse between the union and the owners. The […]
March 2, 2011

How Many Other Players’ Applications Did Dave Duerson Reject on the NFL Disability Claims Committee?

I’ve reported that the NFL Player Care panel reviewing claims under the “88 Plan,” covering medical costs associated with dementia, has rejected 11 of the 170 […]
March 2, 2011

‘Muchnick on Duerson, CTE Consciousness, And What It Means For Wrestling’ … at WrestlingObserver.com

Irv Muchnick on football’s Dave Duerson, CTE consciousness, and what it means for wrestling http://www.f4wonline.com/content/view/19670/ Irv Muchnick on football’s Dave Duerson, CTE consciousness, and what it […]
March 3, 2011

10 Most-Read Posts at This Blog in February

1. Dave Duerson NFL Suicide Story You’ll Read Nowhere Else — In Five Parts (26 February) ********** 2. Muchnick Book Bonus: ‘In Bed With the WWF – […]
March 4, 2011

‘Honoring Dave Duerson: Three Things the NFL, Fans, And Sponsors Must Do’ (full text)

[originally published on February 28 at Beyond Chron, http://www.beyondchron.org/articles/Honoring_Dave_Duerson_Three_Things_the_NFL_Fans_And_Sponsors_Must_Do_8939.html]   by Irvin Muchnick The suicide of Dave Duerson, a long-time National Football League Players Association stalwart, […]
March 5, 2011

‘Muchnick on Duerson, CTE Consciousness, And What It Means For Wrestling’ (full text from WrestlingObserver.com)

[originally published on March 2 at http://www.f4wonline.com/content/view/19670/] Irv Muchnick on football’s Dave Duerson, CTE consciousness, and what it means for wrestling The other day I got […]
March 7, 2011

‘Never Mind the Lockout – Make NFL Pay Its Fair Share of the National Sports Concussion Tab’ … today at Beyond Chron

File the National Football League labor negotiations under the heading “game within the game.” My best guess is that since veteran players, in particular, hate offseason […]
March 8, 2011

Concussion Inc.: CTE Expert Robert Cantu Has Confused Relationship With Xenith Helmet Company

Having lambasted Dr. Joseph Maroon for his sundry commercial associations, I cannot fail to explore a controversy last week sparked by articles in the Boston business […]