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heelsforever Feb 15, 6:50 p.m.
I won't disagree with that. In fact I would go as far as to say the tweets of ALL athletes are useless.
TsKaMF Feb 15, 4:35 p.m.
"useless forms of communication.".....kinda like Maahvin's tweets.
Sauras69 Feb 15, 3:27 p.m.
A great article. I wish that more could do research on this topic. The young kid made a wise decision in not playing anymore. It's not worth the risk. This is serious business.
heelsforever Feb 15, 1:56 p.m.
FackPride leads the way in spewing hearsay, conjecture, BS, and other useless forms of communication.
Mr. French Feb 15, 1:54 p.m.
Actually, NCSU leads the way in uncovering the largest academic/athletic fraud in the history of the NCAA over at UNC-CHeat.
TruthBKnown Banned Again01 Feb 15, 1:28 p.m.
Carolina leads the way in cheating.
cgpvnp Feb 15, 11:16 a.m.
Check out www.justgoproducts.com. New innovation in mouth guards that is much more cost effective for high schools and and others. Distributor is right here in Raleigh. Measures impact and and sends info directly to ipad or laptop on the sideline.
Leave it to Beaver Reruns Feb 15, 10:53 a.m.
Pot, meet kettle.
Leave it to Beaver Reruns Feb 15, 10:52 a.m.
hopefully their research on this is better than research being done in the AFAM department.
packfan07 Feb 15, 9:52 a.m.
Well UNC athletes can't get a concussion from banging their head on classroom desk. They don't go to class anyway.
rduguyhere Feb 15, 9:13 a.m.
Yeah, Gio Bernard did an excellent job of avoiding contact vs Moo U that's for sure!
75Tarheel Feb 15, 9:11 a.m.
EVERY middle school and high school that I know of has modeled their Concussion information to Administrators, A.D.s, Coaches, parents and players after seminars conducted by UNC's nation leading program. As Coaches we have to go through an initial training and refresher courses each year. We give this info to each student and parent(s) that tries out for any team or club that has the possibility of physical contact i.e. Cheerleaders, etc. It's simply changed the way athletic progams approach concussions or the possibility of one.
BeastOfTheHill Feb 15, 9:05 a.m.
They're Their There lilttle state dude. Maybe SAC can educate you while he's at it.
Tunaboy Feb 15, 7:33 a.m.
NCSU leads way in manure spreading technology while making break throughs in animal husbandry on Valentine's Day
Big Mike Feb 15, 5:43 a.m.
Bill Simpson, of Simpson Racing Helmets, has already designed a lighter and more impact resistant helmet for football. He is waiting for NCAA approval before going to market. He can be credited with saving a lot of life's in racing with his race helmet designs.
6NationalChampionships Feb 15, 12:20 a.m.
Headline: NCSU leads way in nothing
TsKaMF Feb 14, 10:05 p.m.
He got knocked TFO against Wake 2012, and was TKTFO against NCSU 2011 in 2nd quarter & never returned.
BTW, I wish NO player to be seriously injured !
kkevin7048 Feb 14, 9:37 p.m.
It's good there doing this,I heard about it watching a NFL game.
Jackdaw Feb 14, 8:26 p.m.
Did Bryn Renner suffer a concussion against Wake? Looked to me like he was knocked out.What did the sensors in his helmet show?
RD n NC Feb 14, 8:05 p.m.
Kids dont know any better.
iron fist Feb 14, 8:02 p.m.
Why do people want to joke about serious injury and research? Brain injured yourselves ?
patriotsrevenge Feb 14, 7:46 p.m.
UNC's football team avoids concussions by avoiding physical contact with their opponents
junkmail7276 Feb 14, 7:41 p.m.
Folks at unc are experts in brain damage.
Published: 2007-10-05 09:38:00
Updated: 2013-09-05 17:25:12