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Junior Seau book excerpt reinforces grim painting of NFL's injury treatment

A recent excerpt of Jim Trotter's book, "JUNIOR SEAU: The Life and Death of a Football Icon," published on, reinforces the grim nature of the NFL's treatment of injuries during the Hall of Famer's era. After the author explains...Show More Summary

Junior Seau's Sister -- I'm Fearful for Wes Welker ... Reconsider NFL Comeback

Junior Seau's sister says she doesn't want to see Wes Welker end up suffering from CTE like her brother -- and is advising the wide receiver to seriously reconsider his NFL comeback.  Welker has been out of football since last year -- and it…

Junior Seau's home in Oceanside burglarized

According to police, Junior Seau's home in Oceanside was burglarized for a $500 bike....

Chris Borland's conflict with football brings a complicated issue into focus

I love football. As more times goes on, I'm more conflicted by that. I thought about it again when I wrote about Junior Seau being inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. You can't talk about Seau's career without mentioning how tough he was and how violent his playing style was. Show More Summary

Junior Seau’s Daughter Gives Dad’s HOF Acceptance Speech (Video)

4 months agoSports : Total Pro Sports

On Saturday, Junior Seau was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.  Accepting the honor on his behalf was Seau’s daughter, Sydney Seau, and while the NFL was originally going to forbid her from giving an acceptance speech for her father, they eventually lightened their stance and allowed Sydney to provide the audience at […]

Are You Ready For Some Football?! [Y-not]

This weekend the NFL Hall of Fame inducted several new members, including Jerome Bettis. Junior Seau was also inducted, but that was marred somewhat by the controversy surrounding his death. This weekend also saw the passing of HoF member Frank...

Junior Seau's Daughter Delivers Emotional Speech from Hotel Room, Not Hall of Fame

4 months agoSports : Vice: Sports

Sydney Seau fulfills her father's wishes by delivering the heartfelt speech that the NFL didn't want to hear.

Blocked By Hall, Junior Seau's Kid Gives Speech Anyway

Junior Seau bulldozed his way through 20 seasons in the NFL as one of the game's fiercest competitors and elite linebackers. Yesterday, he was inducted into Canton for his efforts— three years after he killed himself and was subsequently found to have degenerative brain disease linked to all those blows...

Junior Seau’s Daughter’s Tribute Brings The Audience To Tears [Video]

Junior Seau’s daughter delivered a heartfelt video tribute when she presented her late father for induction in the Pro Football Hall of Fame, and the emotional moment brought audience members to tears. As reported by the New York Times,...Show More Summary

Here’s the speech Junior Seau’s daughter couldn’t give at Hall of Fame

4 months agoSports : The Early Lead

Sydney Seau, the daughter of the late Junior Seau, presented her father for induction in the Pro Football Hall of Fame, a moment that packed an emotional wallop. But it was also a controversial moment because the Hall of Fame limited Sydney’s comments, saying that players inducted posthumously were to be presented only with a […]

Charles Haley's Hall Of Fame Speech Was The Moment Needed On Mental Health Issues

4 months agoNews : Huffington Post

While the Pro Football Hall of Fame did not allow Junior Seau's family to deliver a speech on his behalf at Saturday's ceremony, the topic of mental health issues and football did not go unaddressed. Many of the headlines leading upShow More Summary

Pro Football Hall of Fame 2015: Best Moments from Legends' Speeches

Eight men earned the highest honor in their profession Saturday as the Pro Football Hall of Fame enshrined its 2015 class in Canton, Ohio. By the end of the festivities, Jerome Bettis, Tim Brown, Charles Haley, Junior Seau, Will Shields,...Show More Summary

Seau Inducted Into Pro Football Hall of Fame

The daughter of the late Junior Seau was emotional but composed as the linebacker was among six players inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio, on Saturday.

The wonderfully touching moment from Sydney Seau to her father

I can't imagine the strength it took Sydney Seau to talk about her father, newly enshrined Pro Football Hall of Famer Junior Seau, and she did so with such incredible grace and honor. It was the most beautiful Hall of Fame moment you're...Show More Summary

Sydney Seau Delivers Emotional Hall Of Fame Speech For Late Father, Junior Seau

On Saturday, Sydney Seau honored her father, Junior Seau, by giving the Hall of Fame speech he could not. Sydney thanked the people that she knew her late father would have and then had many in tears by saying how much she missed her dad. Show More Summary

Junior Seau's Daughter Gives The Speech She Would Have Made To The Pro Football Hall of Fame

While the Pro Football Hall of Fame would not allow Junior Seau's daughter to give a speech at the induction ceremony posthumously, she did write a speech and recorded it in Canton from her hotel room.

Read Sydney Seau's Speech She Couldn't Give At The Pro Football Hall Of Fame

4 months agoNews : Huffington Post

With remarkable poise and strength, Sydney Seau honored her late father, Junior Seau at the Pro Football Hall of Fame enshrinement ceremony on Saturday evening. "I want nothing more than to see you come on stage, give the speech you were meant to give, give me a hug and tell me you love me one last time. Show More Summary

Junior Seau's Daughter Sydney Speaks on Father's Hall of Fame Induction

The Pro Football Hall of Fame class of 2015 was formally enshrined during a ceremony in Canton, Ohio, Saturday night, and late San Diego Chargers linebacker Junior Seau was inducted by his family, including his daughter, Sydney. While...Show More Summary

Sydney Seau celebrates Junior Seau, the player and the father, during Hall of Fame ceremony

Junior Seau was presented into the Hall of Fame by his daughter Sydney. Sydney Seau presented Junior Seau into the Hall of Fame at the enshrinement ceremony on Saturday, as part of the Class of 2015. She spoke in a video package produced...Show More Summary

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