Posts Tagged ‘injuries’

Concussions and the NFL

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011

The possibility that San Francisco 49ers’ quarterback Steve Young may have to retire after four concussions within three years surprised many people — especially Steve Young. Following consultation with physicians throughout the country in an effort to receive clearance to play, Young may decide that risks of permanent injury outweigh the benefits of continuing his professional career. (more…)

Effectively Using Elbows As A Weapon

Thursday, December 10th, 2009

Almost everyone has had some irritating person come up behind him or her and grab in a bear hug. This person may be a friend, some drunken fool at a bar or an assailant. Regardless of who it is, the main urge is to get the grabber off of you as quickly as possible. One of the easiest and most effective ways of doing this is to use your elbows.