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Michael Sam added to Cowboys' practice squad

...Adderall, which must be cleared by the league ? and Welker didn't have clearance to take it.COURTS: The family of Junior Seau has opted out of a proposed legal settlement with former players over concussion-related injuries.The family will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-09-03/michael-sam-added-cowboys-pra
Kansas City Chiefs player kills girlfriend, then self, police say

...NFL retirees to die from self-inflicted gunshot wounds in the past couple of years. The death of the beloved star Junior Seau, who shot himself in the chest in at his California home last May, sent shockwaves around the league.Seau's family...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2012-12-01/kansas-city-chiefs-player-
Study: Seau had degenerative brain disease

When he ended his life last year by shooting himself in the chest, Junior Seau had a degenerative brain disease often linked with repeated blows to the head.Researchers from the National Institutes of Health...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-01-10/study-seau-had-degenerative-b
Atlanta tight end Tony Gonzalez nears end of his career

...while still in reasonably good health is no small consideration, especially with the news Thursday that former NFL star Junior Seau had a degenerative brain disease often linked with repeated blows to the head when he killed himself with a gunshot...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-01-10/atlanta-tight-end-tony-gonzalez-n
Brain-injury panel is labeled a 'sham' by players' lawyer

...Others are worried about future problems and want their health monitored.A handful, including popular Pro Bowler Junior Seau, have committed suicide.NFL lawyer Paul Clement insisted that teams bear the chief responsibility for health and safety...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-04-09/brain-injury-panel-labled-sha
Hall of Famer Forrest Gregg won't join suit against the NFL

...athletes have been diagnosed after their deaths with chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, including Pro Bowler Junior Seau and lead plaintiff Ray Easterling. a former Atlanta Falcon.Both committed suicide last year.About one-third of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-04-17/hall-famer-forrest-gregg-wont
Judge orders NFL, retired players to negotiate over concussion cases

...have been diagnosed after their deaths with chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, including popular Pro Bowler Junior Seau and lead plaintiff Ray Easterling. Both committed suicide last year.About one-third of the league's 12,000...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-07-08/judge-orders-nfl-retired-play
Seau family sues NFL

Add Junior Seau's family to the thousands of people who are suing the NFL over the...videos for promoting the brutality of the game."In 1993's NFL Rocks, Junior Seau offered his opinion on the measure of a punishing hit: 'If I can feel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-01-23/seau-family-sues-nfl
Overtime

...mentor (Lew Bush) who died earlier this year. Then there was the tragic death of someone I've admired for so long, Junior Seau," Fujita said. "I can't say for sure that all of these things happened because of football, but I've seen enough...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2012-06-24/overtime
Seau suicide turns up focus on brain injuries

...examined for damage he believed was caused by repeated blows to the head from his hell-bent style on the football field.Junior Seau was an even bigger NFL star, and yet he ended his life Wednesday in much the same way as Duerson and former Atlanta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2012-05-03/seau-suicide-turns-focus-brai