Post by Jill Baughman In tragic news out of the sports world this week, it was confirmed that Junior Seau, star linebacker on the San Diego Chargers, Miami Dolphins, and New England Patriots, did in fact commit suicide. With a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the chest, he left behind three children, whom he texted the day before, "I love you."
From the aftermath of the sad ending of this football legend's life comes news that his family will allow researchers to study his brain to check for any damage due to the concussions he may have sustained over his 20-year professional football career.
The late Junior Seau, whose family filed a wrongful-death lawsuit against the NFL after the former San Diego Chargers linebacker committed suicide in 2012, is among 26 modern-era semifinalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Seau... Read Post
Former San Diego Chargers, Miami Dolphins, and New England Patriots linebacker Junior Seau, who blazed a Hall of Fame trail through 20 NFL seasons from 1990 through 2009, committed suicide in May of 2012. It was a surprise to everyb... Read Post