With the Patriots camping out in San Diego this week, coach Bill Belichick took a moment to remember one of the city’s sports legends. And while Junior Seau is identified with his time with the Chargers, the parts of four seasons he spent with the Patriots made a lasting impact on Belichick. “I loved Junior and…
The Pro Football Hall of Fame is one step closer to announcing the Class of 2015.
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’s family alleges that the NFL ignored and concealed evidence of the risks associated with traumatic brain injuries. Family […]
A strong first-year eligible class of players including Junior Seau and four members of the Greatest Show on Turf are among the 26 players announced as semifinalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame tonight. In addition to Seau, the first-year eligible players include Rams teammates Kurt Warner, Orlando Pace, Isaac Bruce and Torry Holt. Also…
Warner and Seau are just two of the 26 eligible semifinalists up for induction in Canton. Quarterback Kurt Warner and linebacker Junior Seau were among the 26 names mentioned on Tuesday as the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio...Show More Summary
How this year’s San Diego Charges Resemble the 1994 Superbowl San Diego Chargers by Thomas Powell Twenty years ago, Junior Seau, Stan Humphries and Bobby Ross led the Chargers to their first and only Super bowl in 1994. It is now 2014 and the similarities of that squad can be found with this year’s team. [...]
A total of 15 former players will be eligible for their first time on the Pro Football Hall of Fame ballot.
Linebacker Junior Seay and quarterback Kurt Warner were among the 113 modern-era candidates nominated for the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Tuesday.
Kurt Warner, Junior Seau and 13 other first-time nominees will get their initial crack at induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, the Associated Press reported Tuesday night. In total, 99 players and 14 coaches will be up for induction, with 25 semifinalists announced in November and 15 finalists announced in January. The four […]
A high-profile rookie class including Chargers linebacker Junior Seau and Rams teammates Kurt Warner, Orlando Pace, Isaac Bruce and Torry Holt are among the preliminary nominees for the 2015 class of the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The Hall announced the list of 99 players and 14 coaches who will be considered for induction among…
The family of Junior Seau has opted out of the NFL concussion lawsuit settlement. The deal grants the survivors of victims of chronic traumatic encephalopathy, a degenerative brain disease that Boston University researchers report finding in Junior Seau upon autopsy, $4 million. Show More Summary
Junior Seau’s family wants answers, not just a decision. USA Today is reporting that the Seau family is not happy with the settlement between the NFL and thousands of former NFL players. Therefore, the Seau family will continue with their lawsuit they filed against the NFL in January of 2013. Show More Summary
The late Junior Seau’s family will opt out of the proposed NFL concussion settlement, their attorney said Wednesday.
Junior Seau's family will back out of the proposed concussion settlement being offered to former NFL players, ESPN's Mark Fainaru-Wada and Steve Fainaru report today. Instead, the family will pursue its own wrongful death suit, according to the family's lawyer, Steven Strauss. Read more...
Junior Seau's family has also opted out of the NFL's concussion settlement. Raiders, City of Oakland close to new stadium deal It's an open secret that Raiders owner Mark Davis doesn't want his team to continue playing in the nearly 50-year-old O.co Coliseum much past this season. Show More Summary
The family of Junior Seau has opted out of the proposed NFL settlement with former players over concussion-related injuries.
Junior Seau's 2012 suicide made him the face of the NFL's concussion crisis. Now, his family has decided to opt out of the NFL's proposed concussion settlement, a move that could alter the settlement's dynamic. As reported by ESPN's "Outside the Lines," the Seau family will instead continue to pursue a wrongful-death lawsuit filed in January 2013. Show More Summary
The relatives of former NFL standout Junior Seau, who committed suicide in 2012 after showing signs of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), will not participate in a proposed class-action settlement between the NFL and thousands of former players who had filed concussion-related lawsuits, ESPN reported early Wednesday. The Seau family now will attempt to continue with […]
The family of former NFL linebacker Junior Seau will reportedly pursue a wrongful death lawsuit against the league, per ESPN.com's Mark Fainaru-Wada and Steve Fainaru: The decision to "opt out" means the Seaus will proceed with a wrongful death lawsuit they filed in January 2013. Show More Summary
More than two years ago, linebacker Junior Seau committed suicide. It was reported at the time that Seau had been taking Ambien to help him sleep, albeit unsuccessfully. Now, 10News.com in San Diego reports that Seau indeed had Ambien in his home at the time of his death. The ABC affiliate in San Diego also…