Archive for September, 2014

Ex-Flack For USADA’s Travis Tygart Trolls Concussion Inc. Following Questions About Tygart’s Previous Work on Sexual Abuse Cases As a Lawyer For USA Swimming

Published September 8th, 2014, Uncategorized

PREVIOUSLY:   EXCLUSIVE: Travis Tygart, Head of Olympic Anti-Doping Agency, Investigated Sexual Abuse Cases For USA Swimming Published September 3rd, 2014 Olympic Anti-Doping Chief Tygart Investigated Fugitive Sex Abuser Coach For USA Swimming; Ban Not Announced For 8 Years And He’s Probably Still Coaching in Venezuela Published September 4th, 2014   The exchange below is […]

Olympic Anti-Doping Chief Tygart Investigated Fugitive Sex Abuser Coach For USA Swimming; Ban Not Announced For 8 Years And He’s Probably Still Coaching in Venezuela

Published September 4th, 2014, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick and Tim Joyce   PREVIOUSLY: EXCLUSIVE: Travis Tygart, Head of Olympic Anti-Doping Agency, Investigated Sexual Abuse Cases For USA Swimming   Through his spokesperson on Wednesday, U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) chief Travis Tygart refused to answer our general questions about his past role as an in-house investigator of sexual abuse complaints at […]

EXCLUSIVE: Travis Tygart, Head of Olympic Anti-Doping Agency, Investigated Sexual Abuse Cases For USA Swimming

Published September 3rd, 2014, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick   Travis Tygart — the investigator who brought down Lance Armstrong and heads the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) — regularly worked on USA Swimming sexual abuse allegation cases prior to 2007, Concussion Inc. has learned. While working at the Denver law firm Holme Roberts & Owen LLP (which in 2011 merged […]

Flashback: Wes Welker Suspension Recalls Our 2011 Coverage of How Football Players Beat the Concussion Tests By Abusing Ritalin

Published September 3rd, 2014, Uncategorized

Yesterday the National Football League’s four-game suspension of Wes Welker, the Denver Broncos’ oft-concussed wide receiver, for amphetamine use, led some in the Colorado media to discuss on Twitter our 2011 report on the imminent explosion of Ritalin abuse among football players. See below. CONCUSSION INC: The End of Football As We Know It will […]