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December 11, 2018

Good-Guy Swim Coach Chris DeSantis Tells the Truth About the ‘Legendary’ Dick Shoulberg

Two weeks ago swimming coach Chris DeSantis published at his blog a superb takedown of “legendary” retired coach Dick Shoulberg of the Germantown Academy outside Philadelphia. […]
December 11, 2018

Echoes of Louisville High School Football Coach’s Reckless Homicide Prosecution in Exertional Heat Stroke Death Are Evident in Emerging Details About Coach Jeff Sims With Braeden Bradforth at Garden City Community College in Kansas

by Irvin Muchnick   Last night Concussion Inc. broke the story of an emergency paramedics’ report describing the scene where Garden City Community College player Braeden […]
December 13, 2018

Sports Illustrated Writer Promises ‘Update’ of Incorrect August Story About Braeden Bradforth Death That Echoed Garden City Community College Football Coach’s Spin That the Cause Was a Blood Clot, Rather Than Exertional Heat Stroke

by Irvin Muchnick   Charlotte Carroll, author of the inaccurate August story at SI.com — online arm of Sports Illustrated — about the conditioning drill death […]
December 14, 2018

Now That Sports Illustrated Is Committed to ‘Updating Accordingly’ Its Erroneous Coach Jeff Sims-Fed Spin on the Cause of Braeden Bradforth’s Death, When Will the Magazine Decide to Do a, Like, Accountable Story About It?

by Irvin Muchnick   A Sports Illustrated writer yesterday told the family of Braeden Bradforth that she would “update accordingly” an August online article that colluded in […]
December 16, 2018

Garden City Community College in Kansas, Where Braeden Bradforth Was Killed on the First Day of Football Practice, Is a House of Many-Splendored Dysfunction

by Irvin Muchnick   A new story in the hometown newspaper of Garden City Community College in Kansas — where 19-year-old football player Braeden Bradforth died […]
December 19, 2018

Concussion Inc. to Court in Final Brief: The 141-Page Binder of Berkeley Campus Police Reports in the Ted Agu Football Conditioning Death ‘Should Be Turned Over Without Delay’

by Irvin Muchnick   In our last brief filed before the judge decides whether to finalize a tentative ruling that had signaled his inclination to require […]
December 19, 2018

Full Text of Concussion Inc.’s Last Argument For Release of the 141-Page Binder of Berkeley Campus Police Reports in the 2014 Ted Agu Death in Cal Football Winter Conditioning

Below are the full texts of the brief and the supporting declaration of Irvin Muchnick in today’s filing before Alameda County Superior Court Judge Jeffrey Brand, […]
December 20, 2018

In Arguing That the Secret Ted Agu Death Berkeley Campus Police Reports Should Not Be Released, University of California Ignored Key Evidence. So We Gave It to the Court Ourselves.

by Irvin Muchnick   Late yesterday we published Concussion Inc.’s closing written argument to Alameda County Superior Court Judge Jeffrey Brand in the dispute over whether […]
December 20, 2018

Braeden Bradforth, College Football’s Latest Conditioning Death, Went From the Jersey Shore, to Recruitment by a Junior College in the Heart of the Heart of the Country, to a Kansas Morgue — All in the Span of Eight Days

by Irvin Muchnick   I’ve promised some additional timeline details on the August 1 death of Braeden Bradforth following the first day of practice at Garden […]