Shoutouts: Hillsborough disaster story highlights long list of great reads + MORE

Shoutouts: Hillsborough disaster story highlights long list of great reads + MORE

ACCOUNTABILITY WITH ATHLETES: Steubenville HS Football Player Convicted of Rape Does His Time, Returns to Playing Field + MORE

That terrible episode that occurred in Steubenville, Ohio a couple of years ago refuses to go away. Very briefly, in a town where HS football is a big, big deal, two star players were convicted of digitally penetrating a passed-out 16-year-old girl who had drunk too much at an all-night party. Digit.... More »
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How Sports Parents Can Motivate Kids Without Pressuring Them + MORE

Lisa Cohn here from The Ultimate Sports Parent. Just yesterday, my 7-year-old told me he didn’t want to go to gymnastics. He said he didn’t like doing the warm-up exercises and wasn’t going to go any more. But I know he loves his gymnastics class… I had a few options here. One, tell him.... More »
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Terry Ott — E”TF”A: Now 1 of 7 and Counting + MORE

The information being brought to The Concussion Blog has been astounding, newsworthy, controversial (to some) and welcome.  We are not paying anyone for their guest posts, rather providing a platform for the information.  The inbox is always open for such things – with me as executive editor.... More »

When Recruiting, College Coaches are Watching YOU too, Sports Parents

If your child wants to play sports in college, you are probably doing everything you can to help them in the recruiting process to reach their dreams. You may be hiring the best coaches, signing them up for the best teams, and pushing them to get good grades. These are all good things, but if...Read.... More »

TRENDS IN SPORTS: More Discussion of E-Gaming as Sport

Building upon Doug Abram’s superb column from earlier this week about the threat that videogames pose to our kids’ long-term health, I presented to the WFAN listening audience this straightforward question: knowing how popular videogaming has become in recent years with our kids, has it.... More »
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President, Sideline Sports Doc
Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Stanford University
The Master’s Golf Tournament has a bit of a hollow feeling this year.  As I write this post it’s Saturday morning and the third round has yet to get underway, with no Tiger, no Phil, no Dustin…and about 20 other “big name” golfers also out of the picture…

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A Story of a Workaholic

– allprodad.com

 
The following is a true story. Names and places have been changed.
“Frank” wanted to get ahead at work. It was a simple equation.

Put in hours.
Come in early and stay late.
Drop everything when the boss calls.
Put clients first.
Never allow your personal life to get in the way of work.

Frank loved his family…

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It’s been way too long since the last Shoutout post on the B/R Blog. That means the pieces that our Quality Editing team have recommended for recognition have stacked up, so in the interest of this post not stretching to 5,000 words, I’m mostly just going to list them. Spend your time reading these great pieces, not this post…

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