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NFL greats Tony Dorsett, Joe DeLamielleure and Leonard Marshall recently received the diagnosis that they have signs of CTE, the degenerative brain disease linked to depression and dementia and attributed by some scientists to head trauma.April 05, 2014
Mark Fainaru-Wada and Steve Fainaru discuss their new book, in which they say the NFL used its power to deny a link between playing football and brain damage.October 02, 2013
Mark Fainaru-Wada discusses the NFL's tentative $765 million settlement over concussion-related brain injuries among its 18,000 retired players.August 29, 2013
Boston University researchers have discovered 27 more cases of chronic brain damage in deceased football players, including 15 NFL players, which more than doubles the number of documented cases connecting football to long-term brain disease.December 02, 2012