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Questions with Bob Sansevere: Derek Boogaard case hits home for NFL veteran Matt Birk

There are 2 comments on the story from May 16, 2011, titled Questions with Bob Sansevere: Derek Boogaard case hits home for NFL veteran Matt Birk. In it, reports that:

Former Vikings center Matt Birk has agreed to donate his brain and spinal cord tissue to Boston University researchers studying brain injuries.

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West Des Moines, IA

#1 May 17, 2011
Brad Childress couldn't handle Birk and Birk ended up leaving rather than play for the VK (veteran killer) as he was known around the league and the o-line has never been the same, when will the vikings be able to throw off the yoke of chilly?

Monticello, MN

#2 May 19, 2011
In defense of Chilly, Birk's last couple years in Minnesota were average at best.

I really didn't see a problem letting him walk. In hindsight it was probably a mistake because while Sullivan is young he also has not been healthy and the production at that position has fallen.

A chance of scenery was probably just what the doctor ordered for Birk's sake. He has played fairly well for Baltimore.

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