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Dweinz

Pittsburgh, PA (via Columbus, OH)

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  • SPORTS MOMENT: rushing the field after beating Michigan in 2012
  • NFL TEAM: Philadelphia Eagles
  • NHL TEAM: Columbus Blue Jackets
  • MLB TEAM: Philadelphia Phillies
  • SOCCER TEAM: Columbus Crew and Man Utd

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Comment 19 Sep 2014

you probably don't hear about the millions of high school football players later in life because they aren't famous athletes. high schoolers actually have a greater risk of concussion than college athletes. The research is mixed on the long term effects of brain injury at a young age, but some research has shown the link between early brain injury and CTE, depression and memory loss. 

This article highlights some of what I just said and also shows the comparison of head injuries among different high school/college sports: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/sports/league-of-denial/high-school-football-players-face-bigger-concussion-risk/

Comment 19 Aug 2014

Tottenham did just sign the American youngster DeAndre Yedlin if that helps at all

Comment 19 Jul 2014

I remember when I visited a couple years ago for my honors/scholars visit. When we had free time we all went to canes. You can't go wrong with that. Congrats on your son having this opportunity! Definitely an exciting time and best of luck to him!

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Comment 16 Jul 2014

good luck!  here's a little bit of advice, just do the exact opposite of what this guy did and you should be great 

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Comment 09 Jul 2014

not a great plan B...