Shawne Merriman

Game Day Heart Attacks?

The Doctors are joined by Pro-Bowl defensive end Shawne “Lights Out” Merriman to tackle health issues surrounding football games. Find out whether added stress during a big game can cause a heart attack.

Offseason Fitness

Thirteen-year-old Dominic dreams of playing professional football but struggles in the offseason to maintain an ideal weight and activity level. Pro-Bowl defensive end Shawne “Lights Out” Merriman surprises Dominic on stage and shows that there is no...

Football Helmet Safety

Michelle’s two sons, 16-year-old Reilley and 8-year-old Rex, both play football and she has concerns about the safety of the football helmets they currently wear. The Doctors and NFL Defensive End Shawne “Lights Out” Merriman discuss safer tackling...

The Doctors' Big Game Chili

The Doctors explain why not all chili is created equal. Get a protein-packed recipe for slow-cooked chili, perfect for game day or any day!

The Doctors Bowl: Sack Your Bad Health Habits!

Stay fit while watching football! Get low-cal food swaps for your favorite game-day snacks. Then, defensive end Shawne Merriman shares offseason health tips. And, helmets and head injuries: how safe is your child on the field?

Best and Worst Game Day Snacks

Big games often mean big parties and a seemingly endless amount of food. Millions of Americans consume an entire day’s worth of calories, just while watching the game! Pro-Bowl defensive end Shawne “Lights Out” Merriman and E.R. physician Dr. Travis...

The Doctors Bowl: Sack Your Bad Health Habits!

Stay fit while watching football! Get low-cal food swaps for your favorite game-day snacks. Then, defensive end Shawne Merriman shares off-season health tips. And, helmets and head injuries: how safe is your child on the field? ...

Female Football Players

The Doctors are joined by Pro-Bowl defensive end Shawne “Lights Out” Merriman to tackle health issues surrounding football games. Shawne and The Doctors discuss the developing trend of female football players.