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The Blitz 12/15/16

The Blitz

Crimes Against Women in Sports: Part 1 of my Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault in Sports Trilogyhttps://t.co/HQGet0sZ10 — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) December 15, 2016 Part 2 of my Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault in Sports Trilogyhttps://t.co/ivBAPnMy2o — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) December 15, 2016 Part 3 of my Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault in Sports Trilogyhttps://t.co/nwbfFqgmFe …

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The Blitz 11/28/16

The Blitz

Concussion Discussion: NHL Players Ask Judge To Unseal Head Injury Case Evidence https://t.co/z6oGYnsLFo via @Law360 — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) November 28, 2016 Could this possibly be related to concussions and head injury? Former Pro Football Players Prone to High Incidence of Hearing Loss https://t.co/mi3nNDv5rQ via @benzinga — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) November 26, 2016 NCAA has …

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The Blitz 11/24/16

Happy Thanksgiving from The Blitz

Just in Time for Thanksgiving: Once-per-year Thanksgiving football is special. Once-per-week Thursday Night Football isn’t. There’s your answer. https://t.co/0dm6XWiHnR — ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) November 23, 2016 Concussions & CTE: Former NFL players file civil suit asking NFL to recognize brain injury disease for workers’ comp https://t.co/PXgpRFb5TA — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) November 23, 2016 26 Florida Football …

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The Blitz 11/23/16

The Blitz

Around the NFL: NFL and broadcasters have some ideas to fix ratings problems https://t.co/r1JQWILJSg pic.twitter.com/4ZskrbtNnW — Eye on Football (@EyeOnNFL) November 22, 2016 They don’t let me just write “Poop Emoji” as a complete story, so instead I wrote 1,100 words on NFL officiating. https://t.co/66ruavvwrK — Michael Hurley (@michaelFhurley) November 22, 2016 Mike Tomlin remains …

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The Blitz 11/22/16

The Blitz

Concussions & CTE: News: 38 ex-NFL players sue NFL, 32 teams attempting to force the NFL to recognize “living-CTE.” PDF of lawsuit: https://t.co/nYJ6IcKuVz pic.twitter.com/5HTiEOmIvJ — Dan Werly (@WerlySportsLaw) November 22, 2016 Names of the 38 ex-NFL players suing the NFL in new CTE lawsuit: pic.twitter.com/WbRjxaD6Qu — Dan Werly (@WerlySportsLaw) November 22, 2016 Plaintiffs in new …

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The Blitz 10/29/16

Violence erupts at an NFL game

Violence against women in sports and beyond: I’ve featured some very insightful articles and of course news of where it’s happening again. Nearly 20 domestic abuse victims per minute in the U.S. Most don’t have a football league to expose their abusers. https://t.co/fUDRTalBwZ — Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) October 28, 2016 “2 years after NFL boss vowed …

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