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Scott Ross, USC All-American Linebacker, Dead at 45

Scott Ross, a former All-American linebacker and brief NFL player, has died. Ross was 45. Police say Ross was found dead in a car parked near a church. According to The University of Southern California, Ross died of heart failure. The LA Times says that although there were no signs of foul play at the scene, officials will await a …

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Junior Seau Family Lawsuit Still Forges On

The National Football League has made changes to the way it allows players to use their helmets during play, in an effort to eliminate, or at least reduce, the amount of head injuries that they experience. But for many, these changes are too late. Former New England Patriot Junior Seau is just one of thousands of NFL players who has …

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Jovan Belcher’s Mother Sues KC Chiefs for Death

In more sad news concerning Jovan Belcher’s 2012 homicide-suicide, Sports Illustrated now tells us that a wrongful-death lawsuit has now been filed against his team by his mother Cheryl Shepherd. Belcher’s body has been recently exhumed so that his brain condition upon death could be further examined. Enough evidence has been found for Shepherd to believe that the Kansas City …

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