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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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Junior Seau: Drugs Were Not Involved In Suicide

Junior Seau, the 43-year old former NFL linebacker who shot himself in the chest in May, apparently only had traces of a sleep aid in his system when he died. Autopsy reports show Seau had nothing stronger in his system than the sleep aid–Zolpidem–and faint traces of Naproxen, a common over the counter drug used to help ease arthritis. His …

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Junior Seau’s Brain to Be Examined for Injuries: Twitter Reacts

The family of football great Junior Seau, who died earlier this week from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the chest, has requested that doctors study the legend’s brain for signs of trauma and injury. Repeated blows to the head can result in depression and health problems, particularly for those who spend a large portion of their lives playing professional football. …

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