Local Football Star Who Killed Himself Found To Have CTEThe suicide of a local football star has left a community stunned and still searching for answers. The family of the young man is taking action now to help prevent a similar tragedy. Tina Patel reports from Upland where the prep star went to high school.
WSU QB Who Committed Suicide Had CTE, Parents RevealThe younger brother of Tyler Hilinski, who is from Claremont, will be playing quarterback at South Carolina in the fall.
Children Who Play Football Before Age 12 Show CTE-Related Symptoms Much SoonerNew study shows kids who play football before 12 will develop emotional symptoms associated with CTE much sooner than others.
Former Kings Player Matt Barnes Leads Stephon Clark Protest RallyFormer Clipper and Laker Matt Barnes on Saturday led demonstrators in California's capital in a protest rally over the police killing of an unarmed black man who — an independent autopsy found — was shot multiple times in the back.
Stephon Clark Shot Multiple Times In Back, Says Expert Who Conducted Independent AutopsyDr. Bennet Omalu said he found a total of eight gunshot wounds on Stephon Clark's body, six of which indicate bullets entered in the back of his body.
CA Bill Would Ban Tackle Football Before High SchoolLawmakers say delaying the start of high-contact elements of football would protect young people from long-term brain damage from repetitive blows to the head.
Aaron Hernandez Diagnosed With Stage 3 CTE, Early Brain AtrophyHernandez killed himself in April in the jail cell where he was serving a life-without-parole sentence for a 2013 murder.
New Research Shows Brain Disease Seen In Most Football PlayersResearch on 202 former football players found evidence of a brain disease linked to repeated head blows in nearly all of them, from athletes in the National Football League, college and even high school.
Jeff Hardy Opens Up About TNA Wrestling, Concussion Fears, New AlbumJeff Hardy, TNA wrestler and musician, is a modern-day renaissance man, even among the eccentric characters in pro wrestling.
Fred Dryer Talks About His Rise From Rams Star To Hollywood HeartthrobDryer was known for playing hard over his 13 seasons.
BMX Legend Dave Mirra Possibly Suffered From CTE Before His SuicideThe 41-year old was one of the most decorated athletes in the history of the X Games, winning 24 total medals.
Young Athletes Reconsidering Risk Of Concussions Amid Word Late-Ken Stabler Suffered From CTEThe late-Ken Stabler was an Oakland Raiders legend, but was also the most famous quarterback ever diagnosed with chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE.
Seau Teammate Wonders If Football-Related Injuries Led To SuicideRonney Jenkins, former San Diego Charger and teammate of Junior Seau's, says we may never know what led his friend to commit suicide, but he wonders if football-related and traumatic head injuries could be to blame.