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MyMotherLode.com
Saints' Te'o reconnects with Chargers pals in joint practicein 2013 after his decorated college career at Notre Dame, and he didn't shrink
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 10 hours ago
in 2013 after his decorated college career at Notre Dame, and he didn't shrink from obvious parallels with Hall of Famer Junior Seau, the only other linebacker of Polynesian descent to play for the Bolts. But Te'o struggled with injuries... Read more
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Daily Mail
Doctor says children playing football should be considered child abusestudy included a number of former NFL players, including Bubba Smith, Ken Stabl
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
study included a number of former NFL players, including Bubba Smith, Ken Stabler, Frank Wainright, Dave Duerson, and Junior Seau. Omalu added: 'That study out of Boston simply reaffirmed something we have always known, that there is nothing... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
When it comes to LaDainian Tomlinson entering Hall of Fame, it just worksSan Diego professional athlete to become a true superstar on the national stage
Los Angeles Times / Posted 14 days ago
San Diego professional athlete to become a true superstar on the national stage. In San Diego, late Chargers linebacker Junior Seau and Padres Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn would be considered more dear to locals’ hearts. Seau was a native, and Gwynn... Read more
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Canberra Times
The Fitz Files: Time to pull our heads out of the water bucketdamage – he is concerned to see the same pattern in Australia. Real risks: Syd
Canberra Times / Posted 15 days ago
damage – he is concerned to see the same pattern in Australia. Real risks: Sydney Seau, the daughter of former NFL player Junior Seau, poses with a bust of her father, whose brain was riddled with CTE. Photo: AP He wrote me a long letter this... Read more
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WA Today
The Fitz Files: Time to pull our heads out of the water bucketdamage – he is concerned to see the same pattern in Australia. Real risks: Syd
WA Today / Posted 15 days ago
damage – he is concerned to see the same pattern in Australia. Real risks: Sydney Seau, the daughter of former NFL player Junior Seau, poses with a bust of her father, whose brain was riddled with CTE. Photo: AP He wrote me a long letter this... Read more
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The North West Star
Time to pull our heads out of the water bucketdamage - he is concerned to see the same pattern in Australia. Real risks: Syd
The North West Star / Posted 15 days ago
damage - he is concerned to see the same pattern in Australia. Real risks: Sydney Seau, the daughter of former NFL player Junior Seau, poses with a bust of her father, whose brain was riddled with CTE. Photo: AP He wrote me a long letter this... Read more
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The Age
The Fitz Files: Time to pull our heads out of the water bucketdamage – he is concerned to see the same pattern in Australia. Real risks: Syd
The Age / Posted 15 days ago
damage – he is concerned to see the same pattern in Australia. Real risks: Sydney Seau, the daughter of former NFL player Junior Seau, poses with a bust of her father, whose brain was riddled with CTE. Photo: AP He wrote me a long letter this... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The Fitz Files: Time to pull our heads out of the water bucketdamage – he is concerned to see the same pattern in Australia. Real risks: Syd
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 days ago
damage – he is concerned to see the same pattern in Australia. Real risks: Sydney Seau, the daughter of former NFL player Junior Seau, poses with a bust of her father, whose brain was riddled with CTE. Photo: AP He wrote me a long letter this... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
COLLINS: Decision to keep kids from sport gets easierthat went into the decision, but the biggest reasons we came to the conclusion
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
that went into the decision, but the biggest reasons we came to the conclusion we did were the obvious ones. Mike Webster. Junior Seau. Dave Duerson. Shane Dronett. Justin Strelczyk. The Concussion movie. And all of that was before Jim Kiick and... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Sports - The Times-Tribunethat went into the decision, but the biggest reasons we came to the conclusion
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
that went into the decision, but the biggest reasons we came to the conclusion we did were the obvious ones. Mike Webster. Junior Seau. Dave Duerson. Shane Dronett. Justin Strelczyk. The Concussion movie. And all of that was before Jim Kiick and... Read more
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NFL.com
NFL family discusses LaDainian Tomlinson's Hall of Fame career(NFL player: 1997-2006 | Tomlinson's teammate: 3 seasons): Sitting on the sidel
NFL.com / Posted 16 days ago
(NFL player: 1997-2006 | Tomlinson's teammate: 3 seasons): Sitting on the sideline with the San Diego Chargers, me, Junior Seau -- the late great -- and Rodney Harrison. We sittin' there 'cause we first-team defense and you a rookie. We're... Read more
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Calgary Sun
CFL Blitz: League still doesn't have firm stance on CTE-football linksymptoms like depression, memory loss and anger that have been seen in so many
Calgary Sun / Posted 17 days ago
symptoms like depression, memory loss and anger that have been seen in so many high-profile cases, like Mike Webster and Junior Seau? Put another way, is there a population of people whose brains show signs of CTE but who do not seem particularly... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
NIH to walk away from $16 million of NFL gift for brain researchFive years ago, four months after the suicide of legendary linebacker Junior Se
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
Five years ago, four months after the suicide of legendary linebacker Junior Seau, the NFL donated $30 million to the National Institutes of Health for brain research. At the time, the league said its “unrestricted gift” was the largest donation in... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Vic So'oto Connecting with 'Hoos in First Year as Defensive Line Coachin that," says UVa defensive line coach Vic So'oto. Vic So'oto certainly has f
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 20 days ago
in that," says UVa defensive line coach Vic So'oto. Vic So'oto certainly has football roots. He's a second cousin of Junior Seau and played for Bronco Mendenhall at BYU until 2010. But So'oto had to change in order to become a coach. On... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Blind Side star’s horror ‘one of scariest things’only by taking brain tissue from a dead subject, has been diagnosed in former p
The Courier Mail / Posted 21 days ago
only by taking brain tissue from a dead subject, has been diagnosed in former players including Hall of Fame linebacker Junior Seau and Pro Bowl safety Dave Duerson, who both committed suicide. The Brain is a scary thing. You have to be careful... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Blind Side star’s horror ‘one of scariest things’only by taking brain tissue from a dead subject, has been diagnosed in former p
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 21 days ago
only by taking brain tissue from a dead subject, has been diagnosed in former players including Hall of Fame linebacker Junior Seau and Pro Bowl safety Dave Duerson, who both committed suicide. The Brain is a scary thing. You have to be careful... Read more
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News.com.au
Blind Side star’s horror ‘one of scariest things’only by taking brain tissue from a dead subject, has been diagnosed in former p
News.com.au / Posted 21 days ago
only by taking brain tissue from a dead subject, has been diagnosed in former players including Hall of Fame linebacker Junior Seau and Pro Bowl safety Dave Duerson, who both committed suicide. The Brain is a scary thing. You have to be careful... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
NIH to walk away from $16 million of NFL gift for brain researchFive years ago, four months after the suicide of legendary linebacker Junior Se
Los Angeles Times / Posted 21 days ago
Five years ago, four months after the suicide of legendary linebacker Junior Seau, the NFL donated $30 million to the National Institutes of Health for brain research. At the time, the league said its “unrestricted gift” was the largest donation in... Read more
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Daily Mail
NFL cuts ties with National Institutes of Health concussion studyfamed CTE team has released major findings from post-mortems on 202 deceased pl
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
famed CTE team has released major findings from post-mortems on 202 deceased players' brains. The study included Junior Seau (left), the Patriots player who committed suicide in 2012. The team will soon also analyze the brain of Aaron... Read more
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SportingNews
NFL-funded concussion research at NIH to end with $18M unspent— frequently billed as the largest single donation in NFL history — that began
SportingNews / Posted 21 days ago
— frequently billed as the largest single donation in NFL history — that began in 2012, only months after Chargers great Junior Seau committed suicide. At the time, commissioner Roger Goodell said the donation — which the NIH said came with "no... Read more
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The Morning Call
CTE report gets attention of Eagles' playersso I think I’ll just deal with it when it comes.” That seems to be the attitud
The Morning Call / Posted 23 days ago
so I think I’ll just deal with it when it comes.” That seems to be the attitude of most players. For every NFL player like Junior Seau who shot himself in the chest because he knew something was wrong and wanted his brain to be used for research,... Read more
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Surfers Village
Largest female surfing comp throws free concert in O-Sidep.m. on Friday, July 28; from noon - 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 29; and from n
Surfers Village / Posted 23 days ago
p.m. on Friday, July 28; from noon - 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 29; and from noon - 6:00 p. m. on Sunday, July 30 at the Junior Seau Amphitheater on the south side of the Oceanside Pier. For the full concert lineup and schedule please visit... Read more
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Canberra Times
Brains of 111 NFL players were examined, and 110 had chronic traumatic encephalopathyhas amassed the largest CTE brain bank in the world. But the brains of some oth
Canberra Times / Posted 23 days ago
has amassed the largest CTE brain bank in the world. But the brains of some other players found to have the disease - like Junior Seau, Mike Webster and Andre Waters - were examined elsewhere. The set of players posthumously tested by McKee is far... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Nearly all autopsied NFL players show trauma-linked brain diseaseresearch has uncovered CTE in dozens of former NFL players. They include Pittsb
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 24 days ago
research has uncovered CTE in dozens of former NFL players. They include Pittsburgh Steelers center Mike Webster; Junior Seau, linebacker for the San Diego Chargers; Ken Stabler, the Oakland Raiders quarterback; and Frank Gifford, running... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Nearly all autopsied NFL players show trauma-linked brain diseaseresearch has uncovered CTE in dozens of former NFL players. They include Pittsb
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 24 days ago
research has uncovered CTE in dozens of former NFL players. They include Pittsburgh Steelers center Mike Webster; Junior Seau, linebacker for the San Diego Chargers; Ken Stabler, the Oakland Raiders quarterback; and Frank Gifford, running... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Nearly all autopsied NFL players show trauma-linked brain diseaseresearch has uncovered CTE in dozens of former NFL players. They include Pittsb
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 24 days ago
research has uncovered CTE in dozens of former NFL players. They include Pittsburgh Steelers center Mike Webster; Junior Seau, linebacker for the San Diego Chargers; Ken Stabler, the Oakland Raiders quarterback; and Frank Gifford, running... Read more
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WALB Albany
Nearly all autopsied NFL players show trauma-linked brain diseaseresearch has uncovered CTE in dozens of former NFL players. They include Pittsb
WALB Albany / Posted 24 days ago
research has uncovered CTE in dozens of former NFL players. They include Pittsburgh Steelers center Mike Webster; Junior Seau, linebacker for the San Diego Chargers; Ken Stabler, the Oakland Raiders quarterback; and Frank Gifford, running... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Nearly all autopsied NFL players show trauma-linked brain diseaseresearch has uncovered CTE in dozens of former NFL players. They include Pittsb
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 24 days ago
research has uncovered CTE in dozens of former NFL players. They include Pittsburgh Steelers center Mike Webster; Junior Seau, linebacker for the San Diego Chargers; Ken Stabler, the Oakland Raiders quarterback; and Frank Gifford, running... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Nearly all autopsied NFL players show trauma-linked brain diseaseresearch has uncovered CTE in dozens of former NFL players. They include Pittsb
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 24 days ago
research has uncovered CTE in dozens of former NFL players. They include Pittsburgh Steelers center Mike Webster; Junior Seau, linebacker for the San Diego Chargers; Ken Stabler, the Oakland Raiders quarterback; and Frank Gifford, running... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Nearly all autopsied NFL players show trauma-linked brain diseaseresearch has uncovered CTE in dozens of former NFL players. They include Pittsb
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 24 days ago
research has uncovered CTE in dozens of former NFL players. They include Pittsburgh Steelers center Mike Webster; Junior Seau, linebacker for the San Diego Chargers; Ken Stabler, the Oakland Raiders quarterback; and Frank Gifford, running... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Signs of brain disease in 99 percent of ex-NFL players studiedonly by taking brain tissue from a dead subject, has been diagnosed in former p
Bangor Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
only by taking brain tissue from a dead subject, has been diagnosed in former players including Hall of Fame linebacker Junior Seau and Pro Bowl safety Dave Duerson, who both committed suicide. The researchers noted that the study had... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Brain disease seen in most football players in latest reportcontributed to this report. Follow AP Medical Writer Lindsey Tanner at http://
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 24 days ago
contributed to this report. Follow AP Medical Writer Lindsey Tanner at http://www.twitter.com/ LindseyTanner and her work can be found at http://tinyurl.com/kv4uhoh This story has been corrected to delete Junior Seau, who wasn't in this... Read more
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News.com.au
Slater hit brings head knocks into focusof the disease, which can lead to aggression and dementia. CTE has been blamed
News.com.au / Posted 24 days ago
of the disease, which can lead to aggression and dementia. CTE has been blamed for the deaths of former leading players Junior Seau and Dave Duerson, both of whom took their own lives. After initially refusing to acknowledge any link between... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Slater hit brings head knocks into focusof the disease, which can lead to aggression and dementia. CTE has been blamed
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 24 days ago
of the disease, which can lead to aggression and dementia. CTE has been blamed for the deaths of former leading players Junior Seau and Dave Duerson, both of whom took their own lives. After initially refusing to acknowledge any link between... Read more
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Boston Herald
BU study more ammo for youth gridiron opponentsplayers exhibited the potentially life-altering effects of head injury — includ
Boston Herald / Posted 24 days ago
players exhibited the potentially life-altering effects of head injury — including former New England Patriots linebacker Junior Seau, who killed himself in 2012. An NFL statement said: “The medical and scientific communities will benefit from... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Out of 111 former NFL players, only one didn’t have CTEcontributed to this report. Follow AP Medical Writer Lindsey Tanner at http://
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 24 days ago
contributed to this report. Follow AP Medical Writer Lindsey Tanner at http://www.twitter.com/ LindseyTanner and her work can be found at http://tinyurl.com/kv4uhoh This story has been corrected to delete Junior Seau, who wasn’t in this... Read more
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Rappler
Brain damage found in 110 of 111 deceased NFL players – studyout about long-term health effects, including erratic behavior and mood disorde
Rappler / Posted 24 days ago
out about long-term health effects, including erratic behavior and mood disorders. The issue sprang to the fore after Junior Seau – considered one of the greatest linebackers of all time – shot himself in 2012 at the age of 43. A post-mortem... Read more
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Adelaide Now
99 per cent of NFL players brain damagedonly by taking brain tissue from a dead subject, has been diagnosed in former p
Adelaide Now / Posted 24 days ago
only by taking brain tissue from a dead subject, has been diagnosed in former players including Hall of Fame linebacker Junior Seau and Pro Bowl safety Dave Duerson, who both committed suicide. Football: Harry Kane has showed his cross-code... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Brains of 111 NFL players were examined, and 110 had chronic traumatic encephalopathyhas amassed the largest CTE brain bank in the world. But the brains of some oth
Brisbane Times / Posted 24 days ago
has amassed the largest CTE brain bank in the world. But the brains of some other players found to have the disease - like Junior Seau, Mike Webster and Andre Waters - were examined elsewhere. The set of players posthumously tested by McKee is far... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Brain disease seen in most football players in large reportLindseyTanner and her work can be found at http://tinyurl.com/kv4uhoh This sto
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 24 days ago
LindseyTanner and her work can be found at http://tinyurl.com/kv4uhoh This story has been corrected to delete Junior Seau, who wasn't in this report. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
99 per cent of NFL players brain damagedonly by taking brain tissue from a dead subject, has been diagnosed in former p
Daily Telegraph / Posted 24 days ago
only by taking brain tissue from a dead subject, has been diagnosed in former players including Hall of Fame linebacker Junior Seau and Pro Bowl safety Dave Duerson, who both committed suicide. Football: Harry Kane has showed his cross-code... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Study: Brain disease seen in most of 202 football players at brain bankrisks. The journal update includes many previously reported cases, including f
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
risks. The journal update includes many previously reported cases, including former NFL players Bubba Smith, Ken Stabler, Junior Seau and Dave Duerson. New ones include retired tight end Frank Wainright, whose 10-year NFL career included stints... Read more
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The Courier Mail
99 per cent of NFL players brain damagedonly by taking brain tissue from a dead subject, has been diagnosed in former p
The Courier Mail / Posted 24 days ago
only by taking brain tissue from a dead subject, has been diagnosed in former players including Hall of Fame linebacker Junior Seau and Pro Bowl safety Dave Duerson, who both committed suicide. Football: Harry Kane has showed his cross-code... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Study: Brain disease seen in most of 202 football players at brain bankrisks. The journal update includes many previously reported cases, including f
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
risks. The journal update includes many previously reported cases, including former NFL players Bubba Smith, Ken Stabler, Junior Seau and Dave Duerson. New ones include retired tight end Frank Wainright, whose 10-year NFL career included stints... Read more
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Long Beach Press-Telegram
Study: Brain disease seen in most of 202 football players at brain bankrisks. The journal update includes many previously reported cases, including f
Long Beach Press-Telegram / Posted 24 days ago
risks. The journal update includes many previously reported cases, including former NFL players Bubba Smith, Ken Stabler, Junior Seau and Dave Duerson. New ones include retired tight end Frank Wainright, whose 10-year NFL career included stints... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
Study: Brain disease seen in most of 202 football players at brain bankrisks. The journal update includes many previously reported cases, including f
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 24 days ago
risks. The journal update includes many previously reported cases, including former NFL players Bubba Smith, Ken Stabler, Junior Seau and Dave Duerson. New ones include retired tight end Frank Wainright, whose 10-year NFL career included stints... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
99 per cent of NFL players brain damagedonly by taking brain tissue from a dead subject, has been diagnosed in former p
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 24 days ago
only by taking brain tissue from a dead subject, has been diagnosed in former players including Hall of Fame linebacker Junior Seau and Pro Bowl safety Dave Duerson, who both committed suicide. Football: Harry Kane has showed his cross-code... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Study: Brain disease seen in most of 202 football players at brain bankrisks. The journal update includes many previously reported cases, including f
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 24 days ago
risks. The journal update includes many previously reported cases, including former NFL players Bubba Smith, Ken Stabler, Junior Seau and Dave Duerson. New ones include retired tight end Frank Wainright, whose 10-year NFL career included stints... Read more
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News.com.au
99 per cent of NFL players brain damagedonly by taking brain tissue from a dead subject, has been diagnosed in former p
News.com.au / Posted 24 days ago
only by taking brain tissue from a dead subject, has been diagnosed in former players including Hall of Fame linebacker Junior Seau and Pro Bowl safety Dave Duerson, who both committed suicide. Football: Harry Kane has showed his cross-code... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Copy of Brain disease seen in most football players in large reportcontributed to this report. Follow AP Medical Writer Lindsey Tanner at http://
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 24 days ago
contributed to this report. Follow AP Medical Writer Lindsey Tanner at http://www.twitter.com/ LindseyTanner and her work can be found at http://tinyurl.com/kv4uhoh This story has been corrected to delete Junior Seau, who wasn't in this... Read more
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