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KTLA NewsOCEANSIDE, Calif. -- Former NFL linebacker Junior Seau had no alcohol or illicit drugs in his system when he committed suicide in May. The toxicology results did show use of the sleep aid zolpidem, which is marketed under the name Ambien. But, no traces...
The Hartford CourantAre you ready for some football? First, however, are you ready for some autopsies? The opening of the NFL training camps coincided with the closing of the investigation into the April suicide by gunshot of Ray Easterling, 62, an eight-season NFL safety...
Tags: Medical Research, Junior Seau, Suicide, Mental Health, Football
Tribune reporterFormer Chicago Bears defensive back Shaun Gayle has filed a lawsuit against the National Football League, joining hundreds of former players who say repeated head injuriesthey suffered on the field have produced debilitating health effects. Gayle alleged...
The NFL is in Indianapolis this week for the annual scouting combine. But the quakes and tremors that shook the league Thursday emanated from a seismic event a little more than 200 miles away. In the law offices of Corboy & Demetrio on Dearborn Street...
Mark Carrier has lost two former teammates to suicide — Dave Duerson and Junior Seau — over the last 15 months. A hard-hitting 1990 first-round draft pick of the Bears out of USC, Carrier succeeded Duerson after the veteran was released...
Tags: Baltimore Ravens, Suicide, Football, NFL Pro Bowl, Roger Goodell
— "This is as much fun as I will have as president of the United States." All presidents resort to hyperbole now and again. But one had the sense President Barack Obama meant it as he stood on the South Lawn of the White House on a sunny Friday...
On Friday, a mother and her four children will drive to South Bend, Ind., to place flowers by a mausoleum. They will say a prayer. They will drive away, break bread, and then they will turn the page. That is how Alicia Duerson and her children —...
CHICAGO (AP) — The family of former Chicago Bears player Dave Duerson filed a wrongful death suit against the NFL on Thursday, claiming the league didn't do enough to prevent or treat the concussions that severely damaged his brain before he...
Tags: Football, New Orleans Saints, Chicago Bears, Litigation, Sports
Through her tears, Luisa Seau said that there had been no warning of this. How could her son, Junior, who had so much promise in his life and during a glittery football career, want to kill himself? "I don't understand," she wailed. But Seau, 43, a...
Tags: Miami Dolphins, Suicide, NFL Pro Bowl, Football, Chicago Bears
SOUTH BEND — In a statement issued through a family friend Tuesday, the family of Corwin Brown thanked friends, former teammates, coaches and police who helped save his life. "Corwin inflicted the most serious harm to himself and his family with...
KIAHTragedy strikes yet another NFL. Police say former linebacker Junior Seau was found unconscious with a gunshot wound to his chest Wednesday. The 43-year-old's death is being investigated as a suicide. Former Houston Oilers wide receiver Haywood Jeffries...
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