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NFL Foundation among inaugural Youth Sports Safety Awards winners

usatodayhss.com — Preaching safety in youth/high school sports is one thing. Making it happen requires funding, data on injuries and monitoring by health care professionals. Those areas were recognized Monday at the sixth Youth Sports Safety Summit in Dallas when the National Athletic Trainers" Association presented its first Youth Sports Safety Awards.

New guidelines established for young athletes who face mental health issues

usatodayhss.com — Concussions now command attention across sports, but the same type of response has not been provided to young athletes when they face mental health issues such as anxiety, depression, eating disorders, drug and alcohol abuse and more. New guidelines released Monday are aimed at closing the response gap.

Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti jokes he’s ‘off suicide watch’ after tumultuous 2014 season

ftw.usatoday.com — Baltimore Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti was colorful and candid with comments Tuesday during an annual state of the Ravens press conference. He was asked how the 2014 season that brought the Ray Rice domestic violence controversy had "affected" him personally and his "appreciation" of team ownership after generally being perceived previously in a positive fashion.

Study shows positive results for Heads Up Football youth program

usatodayhss.com — On the heels of a study raising questions about youth football and brain impairment later in life among NFL players comes another study showing positive results for a national program to protect the heads of young players.

Songify turns Tom Brady’s press conference into a hilarious and loving ode to his footballs

ftw.usatoday.com — As you'll recall, Tom Brady gave a full press conference on the 'Deflategate' (Although I prefer 'Ballghazi') scandal, and talked at length about how he likes his footballs. Because the good people of Songify are talented and care deeply about all of us and want the best for us, they picked out the most laughable soundbites and used autotune to fashioned the thing into a song called "Those Balls are Perfect."

Darnell Dockett tweeted for The Players’ Tribune at the Super Bowl and this is what happened

ftw.usatoday.com — On Saturday, Arizona Cardinals defensive tackle Darnell Dockett took over The Players' Tribune's Twitter account. Darnell first began tweeting without the hashtag #DarnellLive, which led to some confusion, but then deleted and reposted his tweets with the hashtag. Chilln with the best agent in the world...

The Buffalo Sabres went the entire month of January without winning a single point

ftw.usatoday.com — The Buffalo Sabres are to hockey what the Knicks are to the NBA. With Friday night's 5-2 loss to the Vancouver Canucks, the Sabres are on the longest losing streak in the NHL since 2003. Notching their 14th straight consecutive loss, the Sabres went an entire month without winning a single point.

Devan Dubnyk acquisition could be saving Minnesota Wild’s season

ftw.usatoday.com — If the Minnesota Wild can squeeze into the playoffs, general manager Chuck Fletcher's acquisition of goaltender Devin Dubnyk will be the best in-season trade of the NHL season. It could be more important than the Penguins' acquisition of David Perron to play with Sidney Crosby.

Starbucks has created a Seahawks-themed Frappuccino for the Super Bowl

ftw.usatoday.com — Nothing says Super Bowl like team spirit and lots of calories. Which is why it's perfect that Starbucks has created a special Seahawks Frappuccino in honor of their team.

5 musical guests we’d love to see during Katy Perry’s halftime show

ftw.usatoday.com — At her Super Bowl press conference this week, Katy Perry said this of the surprise musical guest that will join her during halftime. "I thought long and hard about it," she said. "It will be a throwback of sorts that definitely needed some more shine.
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Feb 27, 2015

RT @ESPNPR: Today, we salute Rob Tobias, as he retires from ESPN after 32 years es.pn/1zMzIkj pic.twitter.com/vAISJVLFEI

Feb 27, 2015

RT @HISTORY: Granted statehood in 1889, Washington is the only U.S. state named after a president.

Feb 27, 2015

RT @USATODAY: Trailer carrying NASCAR No. 44 car stolen in Georgia usat.ly/1DzdqGs

Feb 27, 2015

RT @KevinCManahan: Bad news: NJ's credit rating will likely take another hit: bit.ly/1LQgnnL Good news: State still qualifies for a Kohl's card

Feb 27, 2015

RT @JeffZillgitt: NBA commissioner Adam Silver's statement on the death of Earl Lloyd: pic.twitter.com/J02BlxReUU

Feb 27, 2015

RT @CoachDuzzPittFB: "Champions are built on a thousand invisible mornings." #H2P

Feb 26, 2015

Two girls HS basketball teams suspended after both tried to lose the same game usat.ly/1D7qsbs via @forthewin

Feb 26, 2015

Texas sports anchor gives powerful speech denouncing racist signs at basketball game usat.ly/1wjjZHW via @forthewin

Feb 26, 2015

Sidney Crosby wore a GoPro to show off insane skills usat.ly/1woUTwP via @forthewin Tap, tap, tap, tap, tap, tap, tap ...

Feb 25, 2015

Ravens' Steve Bisciotti says 2014 was 'my worst year as an owner' usat.ly/1BobAu9 via @usatoday

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