Protecting Players from Concussions

Local High School Hopes New Tech Will Protect Football Players

Parents across the country have been pulling their kids out of football leagues after recent studies showing the dangers of head injuries caused by hard tackles. Summit High School in Bend is hoping to protect their players and save the sport they love by trying out some new helmets that could help coaches keep their players safe on the field.

Central Oregon Daily’s Eric Lindstrom has more from the field at Summit High School.

Super Bowl LII Live Experience

Central Oregon Daily Takes You to Downtown Minneapolis

Central Oregon Daily’s Eric Lindstrom takes us to the Super Bowl Live Experience in Downtown Minneapolis. We also take you behind the scenes at Super Bowl Opening Day where Eric got to chat with Mountain View High School alumni Jacob and Cody Hollister. He also caught up with former University of Oregon player Patrick Chung and our reporter Allison gets a rave review from New England Patriots defensive tackle Alan Branch.

Gruden to the Raiders

The Oakland Raiders announce that former head coach and current sports analyst Job Gruden will be the team’s new head coach.

Central Oregon Daily’s Eric Lindstrom caught up with one of the many die-hard Raiders fans who live in Bend, to get his take on the hiring of Gruden.