Posts Tagged Health

Coaches use large network to watch for injury

In this Sept. 20, 2014, file photo, Michigan offensive coordinator Doug Nussmeier, left, and head coach Brady Hoke watch from the sidelines during the closing minutes of their 26-10 loss to Utah during the second half of their NCAA college football game in Ann Arbor, Mich. Early Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, roughly 12 hours after embattled Michigan coach Brady Hoke said he'd been given no indication that quarterback Shane Morris had been diagnosed with a concussion, athletic director Dave Brandon revealed in a post-midnight statement that the sophomore did appear to have sustained one.  (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File)

The sideline is often the worst place to watch a football game. Even for the head coach standing front and center, getting a good look at what is happening on the field can be difficult.

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Michigan apologizes for mistakes with QB injury

In this Sept. 27, 2014, photo, Michigan quarterback Shane Morris gets up from the field after taking a hit in the fourth quarter of an NCAA college football game against Michigan in Ann Arbor, Mich. Early Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, roughly 12 hours after embattled Michigan coach Brady Hoke said he'd been given no indication that Morris had been diagnosed with a concussion, athletic director Dave Brandon revealed in a post-midnight statement that the sophomore did appear to have sustained one.  (AP Photo/Tony Ding)

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan announced changes to its injury protocol Tuesday, admitting it made a mistake in handling quarterback Shane Morris following a suspected concussion because of a “serious lack of communication” and “confusion” among the coaching staff.

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Andrea Martin on battling bulimia, flying trapeze

In this Sept. 22, 2014 file photo, comedian and actress Andrea Martin poses in Toronto as she promotes her new book "Lady Parts." In her book, Martin, 67, talks about being on "SCTV" alongside the likes of Eugene Levy, John Candy and Catherine O'Hara, and what it was like to be in "Pippin" on Broadway. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Here’s a tip for the next time you bump into Andrea Martin: Don’t forget to spit out your gum.

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Still spends Bengals’ bye caring for daughter

CINCINNATI (AP) — Large, gray shipping envelopes were stacked in Devon Still’s locker on Monday, gifts from fans who are following his daughter’s fight with cancer.

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Fallin teams up with Durant for fit-kid event

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin is teaming up with NBA star Kevin Durant as part of an initiative to battle childhood obesity

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