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  1. Sunday NFL Thoughts: A history of the Patriots signing older veterans like David HarrisRead the original story

    Sunday | Sports Media 101

    ... CB Tyrone Poole (2003-05). Signed at age 31, started 20 games over the first two of his three seasons. LB Junior Seau (2006-09). Signed at age 37, started 14 games over the first two of his four seasons. These were all players that came to the ...

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  2. Sacco Sez: Terrell Davis' Hall of Fame entry cements 1997 offense's legendRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 24 | Denver Broncos

    ... the Hall of Fame. The New England Patriots have not yet had anyone selected for the Hall of Fame (aside from Junior Seau on defense), but it would appear that will take place after the appropriate waiting period. And of the course the winners of the ...

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  3. Tom Brady is not the Greatest Draft Pick Ever...Yet.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 21 | Pats Pulpit

    ... or Brady. The AD Clock didn't want to get bogged down in circular arguments about which linebacker was better, Junior Seau or Lawrence Taylor. How would anyone arrive at a definitive answer? Rather than trying to define the quality of their play, ...

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  4. 90 Players in 90 Days: Buffalo Bills DE Ian SeauRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 20 | Sports Media 101

    Most NFL fans will recognize the last name Seau due to Hall of Fame linebacker Junior Seau. The late superstar played for the San Diego Chargers , Miami Dolphins , and New England Patriots throughout his incredible career.

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  5. Jets cut long-time LB David Harris; could he be the Patriots' next Junior Seau-type free agent?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 6 | MassLive.com

    ... in veteran defenders late in their careers to find roles for them. Bill Belichick found a role for a 37-year-old Junior Seau when he looked to be done in 2006. He could potentially do the same for a 33-year-old Harris. "I have a lot of respect for ...

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  6. Kendall: Gisele calls for Tom Brady to stay on sidelinesRead the original story

    May 25, 2017 | Boston Herald

    ... encephalopathy, or CTE. As Brady knows all too well, CTE was what drove his former teammate, linebacker Junior Seau, to commit suicide soon after concluding his own spectacular two-decade career in the NFL. While linebackers tend to absorb more ...

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  7. 'Mentally tough' athletes foolish for hiding, ignoring concussions | Sam DonnellonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | Philly.com

    ... and undiagnosed, begins to affect their quality of life. It has been mentally tough both to be Kevin Turner, Junior Seau, Mike Webster, Jovan Belcher and a list of others, and to see them and the awful premature endings to their lives. "He has ...

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  8. NFL Looking into Tom Brady Concussion ClaimsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Personal Injury News

    ... death, which makes treatment all the more challenging. It received significant attention after NFL player Junior Seau's suicide death and the death of pro wrestler Chris Benoit, who killed himself after murdering his wife and son. As traumatic brain ...

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  9. What Gisele Bundchen just said about Tom Brady should bother every NFL fanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | Mashable

    ... players is still a relatively new topic of serious concern among NFL observers and medical professionals. From Junior Seau to Nick Buoniconti , we've seen too many horror stories about ex-pros over the past few years. (Brady, meanwhile, has said he ...

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  10. Hall of Famer Nick Buoniconti: 'I feel like a child'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | Lowell Sun

    ... shouted to his wife, "I should just kill myself! It doesn't matter!" All too many former NFL players, such as Junior Seau, have done just that and perhaps the willingness of Buoniconti to put a high-profile face on their struggles and decline will ...

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  11. Buoniconti reveals health issues, calls treatment by NFL 'a joke'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | KION 46

    ... the past decade has plagued the NFL as more and more accounts are shared publicly. The death of Hall of Famer Junior Seau in 2012 at age 43 just 2 1/2 years after his playing career ended was particularly alarming. "We're the players who have built ...

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  12. Springfield football legend Nick Buoniconti opens up about his...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | MassLive.com

    ... 90 of 94 NFL players' brains showed signs of CTE, a degenerative brain disease, and the deaths of players like Junior Seau , Ken Stabler and even Jovan Belcher have been connected with the disease. Perhaps in Western Mass., no football player's ...

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  13. Researchers to Examine Aaron Hernandez's Brain for Brain Injury and CTERead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | Personal Injury News

    ... their death as the disease cannot be diagnosed when the person is living. Several former NFL players including Junior Seau , who also killed himself, were diagnosed with the disease. Symptoms of CTE can include aggression, depression, diminished ...

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  14. Hernandez family planning private funeral in CTRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... if the former National Football League star suffered from the same degenerative brain disease as Hall of Famer Junior Seau and former Bears defensive back Dave Duerson, who also took their own lives. "If we don't get answers and answers quickly, ...

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  15. Aaron Hernandez's lawyer: Medical examiner has not released his brain as promisedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... to be caused by repeated head trauma, and has been found in famed National Football League players including Junior Seau and Dave Duerson. Aaron Hernandez's brain is being turned over to his family after his lawyer accused authorities in MA of ...

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  16. Fear of Being Outed Prompted Killing by Aaron HernandezRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    The state medical examiner said the cause of death was asphyxia by hanging, according to Worcester District Attorney Joseph Early Jr. He was in a single cell in a general population unit in the maximum-security state prison. Boston University researchers will study Aaron Hernandez's brain to determine if the former National Football League star suffered from the same degenerative brain disease as Hall of Famer Junior Seau and former Bears defensive back.

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  17. Researchers to look for CTE evidence in Hernandez's brainRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Boston University researchers will study Aaron Hernandez's brain to determine if the former NFL star suffered from the same degenerative brain disease as Hall of Famer Junior Seau and former Bears defensive back Dave Duerson, who also took their own lives. Hernandez hanged himself in prison early Wednesday, days after winning an acquittal in a 2012 double homicide case.

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  18. Aaron Hernandez's brain will be examined for CTERead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | KCAU

    ... disease is believed to be caused by repeated head trauma, and has been found in famed NFL players including Junior Seau and Dave Duerson. Scientists can only diagnose the disease after death. "It is our policy that we do not and cannot discuss any ...

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  19. Florida senator who used racial slur resignsRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2017 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... brain to determine if the former NFL star suffered from the same degenerative brain disease as Hall of Famer Junior Seau and former Bears defensive back... Boston University researchers will study Aaron Hernandez's brain to determine if the former ...

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  20. Newly released Egyptian-American charity worker visits TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... brain to determine if the former NFL star suffered from the same degenerative brain disease as Hall of Famer Junior Seau and former Bears defensive back... Boston University researchers will study Aaron Hernandez's brain to determine if the former ...

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