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Tests on brains of former NFL players continue CTE trend Yahoo

Tests on brains of former NFL players continue CTE trend Yahoo


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Rob Kelly, a former 1997 second-round draft pick out of Ohio State, played four seasons in the NFL with the New Orleans Saints before retiring in 2002 with ...

Researchers warn the results point to a wider problem, and brain injury experts insist the

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Researchers are studying how repeated brain trauma affects football players.

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Possible CTE: Drew Wahlroos, 37, died of a self-inflicted gunshot to

Aaron Hernandez had severe CTE

San Francisco 49ers inside linebacker Chris Borland (50) celebrates after a fumble by New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees (not pictured) in New ...

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Smart thinking: John Urschel (pictured) quit the Baltimore Ravens Thursday morning. A

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Aaron Hernandez was a star tight end for the New England Patriots on a $41 million

Former pro football player Kevin Turner, shown here during a 1998 NFL game,<

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A CTE Researcher Reflects on Tyler Hilinski's Suicide, Concussions and the Future of Football

Four ex-NFL players unite to launch largest ever CTE study | Daily Mail Online

In a recent study of deceased football players brains, evidence of the devastating neurodegenerative disease CTE was found in nearly all former NFL players, ...

Former Bengals player and current sports anchor Soloman Wilcots, 53, has joined the largest

NFL & NFLPA ban certain helmets, limit use of others following brain injury tests

Kevin Turner was 46 when he died in 2016. He had been diagnosed with ALS

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Chris Borland Retires From NFL Over Concussion Fears: 'I Don't Think It's Worth The Risk' [Video]

PhD candidate was competing for starting center job, concerned by brain disease.

Kevin Bieniek is a pioneering researcher of CTE based at the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville.

After retirement, Hudson (pictured in 1970) began to show signs of the disease

Aaron Hernandez had a level of brain damage “usually seen in players with a median

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Leonard Marshall played 12 NFL seasons. (Getty)

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Jake Plummer is a decade removed from his playing days, but still gets wound up about owners denying a link between playing in the NFL and CTE.

Hall of Fame is being extremely petty with T.O.

Former Baltimore Ravens offensive tackle Eugene Monroe thinks the NFL needs to reevaluate its policy on medical marijuana. AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File

Former NFL linebacker Junior Seau was found dead in his home Wednesday, according to multiple

Frank Gifford's (pictured) family says signs of the degenerative disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy (

NFL Star Regrets Ever Playing Football, Cites Concussion-Related Memory Problems

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Fred McNeill (seen above in 2010), a retired NFL player who died in

Frank Wycheck: I'm doing worse than most, and concussion settlement gives me nothing

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The CTE Diaries: The Life and Death of a High School Football Player Killed by Concussions | GQ

Breakthrough may lead to ability to diagnose CTE in living football players

Former NFL player Mike Adamle, believed to be one of only a few living people

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Several former NFL players who committed suicide (Getty Images/MTC/Karl Mondon)

Veteran NFL linebacker George Koonce wrote (Getty Images/Allsport/Jonathan Daniel)

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Scientific studies have shown that the kind of repeated hits NFL players take is linked to

Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez had CTE, tests showed

Dave Duerson committed suicide in 2011 and left a suicide note that said he wanted his

Leonard Marshall: NFL Champion and Winner Over CTE with the help of CBD

Ex-NFL player 'was identified as having CTE while alive' | Daily Mail Online

Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy

In 1999, Marcus Robinson produced a season at wide receiver the likes of which Bears fans had never seen. Eighteen years later, the memories are strong as ...

Tony Boselli: Players know the risks, shouldn't sue the NFL

Researchers: 96% of ex-NFL players had brain disease

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Dr. Ann McKee is one of the leading CTE researchers in the world. (

The latest round of stories about CTE in football players seem damning, but it's still

NFL Brain Injury Debate Deepens: How Often Players Are Removed From Play Linked To Abnormal Brain Functions

The public has watched the NFL go through the five stages of grief in regards to the link between football-induced concussions/hits to the head and CTE.

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Ann McKee studies brains of former pro football players. She sees a lot of damage.


Mark Rypien retired from the NFL in 2001. (AP)

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It's intuitive to think that hits to the head, especially in football, can have a negative impact on the brain. Now, we're getting the data to back that up.

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League of Denial: The NFL's Concussion Crisis

Calvin Johnson never listed as suffering a concussion but says he had his 'fair share' - CBSSports.com

Kurt Warner among ex-pros backing new concussion treatment that aims to prevent CTE

Two Chicago Bears players collide on a tackle against the Green Bay Packers in 2011.

Richie Incognito: Players got hosed on the last CBA and we'll get hosed on the next one

Wife of fallen NFL star shares CTE story with Ottawa brain symposium

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NFL brain study diagnoses CTE in 99% of ex-players' brains | Daily Mail Online

NFL players are subject to concussion tests on the sidelines if an independent medical professional believes

Bid to take concussion-related lawsuit to Supreme Court awaits ruling | Ottawa Citizen

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PHOTO: This combination of photos provided by Boston University shows sections from a normal brain

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Football is family - yeah, right.

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