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Knee surgery knocks out Clowney 4-6 weeks

...tight end Jacob Tamme. He missed the Texans' final two preseason games, but said he passed the NFL protocols for head injuries in just over a week. He had to sit out the beginning of camp, too, after offseason surgery to repair a sports hernia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-08/knee-surgery-knocks-out-clow
Panthers quarterback Cam Newton expects to start

...tight end Jacob Tamme.He missed the Texans' final two preseason games, but says he passed the league protocols for head injuries in just over a week and will play in Sunday's opener against Washington. REDSKINS: Second-year safety Bacarri...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-09-04/panthers-quarterback-cam-newt
Overtime

...2 1/4 lengths back in third and paid $8.40 to show. SoccerPlayer struck by thrown rock diesA player died of a head injury after being hit by a rock apparently thrown by his own fans at a top-flight league game in Algeria and a police investigation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-08-24/overtime
Parents uncomfortable with their child playing football

...past two years as concern over head injuries has increased at all levels of the...her is how much of identifying a head injury relies on the student's input...aimed at reducing and identifying head injuries, but she is also skeptical about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-28/parents-uncomfortabl
New football helmets hope to make a dent in reducing concussions

...a leap of faith. He has no proof that the SpeedFlex ? or any other helmet ? can reduce the risk of a devastating head injury."It's just like everything else ? everything advances and you get better at it," Bielema said at a recent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-08-21/new-football-helmets-hope
Hephzibah woman charged with child cruelty after 2-year-old son dies

...was hospitalized Friday has died, Richmond County Coroner Mark Bowen said.Mason Smith, who was being treated for head injuries at the Chil dren's Hospital of Georgia, was pronounced dead at 5:55 p.m., Bowen said. An autopsy is scheduled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-02/hephzibah-woman-charge
2 dead, 2 injured in McDuffie County wreck

...identified, were killed in the collision. A 1-year-old child was airlifted to Georgia Regents Medical Center with a head injury, and the driver of the tractor trailer was taken by ambulance to an area hospital.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-22/2-dead-2-injuried-mcduffie-c
Jim Brady dies: Reagan aide, gun control advocate

...Violence.Brady also served as vice chair of the National Organization on Disability and co-chair of the National Head Injury Foundation.Survivors include his wife; a son, Scott, and a daughter, Melissa."We are heartbroken to share the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-08-04/jim-brady-dies-reagan-ai
Atlanta Falcons show off bulk on defense

...He began his college career at Massachusetts before transferring to Georgia State. ... S Dwight Lowery left with a head injury that is not believed to be serious. ... WR Julio Jones was on the field but not in pads as he continues to have his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-08-01/atlanta-falcons-show-bulk-def
Panthers' Hardy upset arrest has become a distraction

...of practice after tweaking his right knee.Pryor will be sidelined while he goes through the NFL's protocol for head injuries before being cleared to return.Amaro said his knee buckled a bit late in practice, but added that he should be fine...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-07-27/panthers-hardy-upset-arrest-h