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  1. Outside the Lines: Leroy Hoard

    Kevin Seifert

    Over the past few years, we've seen countless stories of former NFL players suffering from debilitating pain and depression they attribute to the violence of their careers. So I appreciated the approach ESPN's Kelly Naqi took in this "Outside the Lin...

    Blog | January 30, 2013
  2. ChatWrap follow: The benefits of risk

    Kevin Seifert

    As I suspected, you offered up a number of intelligent and well-articulated responses to a topic that has already gotten a fair amount of discussion both on this blog and nationally. But while discussing whether you would allow your son to play footb...

    Blog | May 12, 2012
  3. ChatWrap: Revisiting parental limits

    Kevin Seifert

    Tuesday's SportsNation chat brought up a question many former football players, media members and fans have been asking in the wake of former NFL linebacker Junior Seau's suicide last week: Pete (Work) If you have a son would you ever let him p...

    Blog | May 09, 2012
  4. BBAO: New stadium proposal gains traction

    Kevin Seifert

    We're Black and Blue All Over: The Minnesota Vikings' stadium bill ended Wednesday in a more productive place than it started, which began with a rare verbal harangue from mild-mannered Gov. Mark Dayton against legislative leaders who have propose...

    Blog | May 03, 2012
  5. BBAO: Brady Poppinga sounds off

    Kevin Seifert

    We're Black and Blue All Over: A day after former New Orleans Saints defensive linemen Anthony Hargrove denied he was motivated by a bounty in the 2009 NFC Championship Game, a former Green Bay Packers linebacker has spoken out strongly against th...

    Blog | March 09, 2012
  6. BBAO: Impact of Duerson family lawsuit

    Kevin Seifert

    We're Black and Blue All Over: INDIANAPOLIS -- The first day of the NFL scouting combine was a whirlwind of interviews, minor news updates and unexpected dustups that only a year-round football fan could appreciate. We covered a ton of ground on t...

    Blog | February 24, 2012
  7. BBAO: Anniversary of Duerson suicide

    Kevin Seifert

    We're Black and Blue All Over: Dan Pompei of the Chicago Tribune checked in with the family of Dave Duerson as the first anniversary of his suicide approaches. According to Pompei, the family has found a measure of peace after a Boston University ...

    Blog | February 13, 2012
  8. Have at It: Football and your child

    Kevin Seifert

    This week's Have at It was intended for mature audiences. DomDoyle was disappointed at the participation level, but I would rather have an intelligent conversation among friends (at least on this week's issue) than the chaotic free-for-alls these pos...

    Blog | May 06, 2011
  9. BBAO: Vikings stadium site deal 'close'

    Kevin Seifert

    We're Black and Blue All Over: What once seemed a long-shot destination for a new Minnesota Vikings stadium now might be the only site option the team has if it wants to move forward on its push for financing approval in 2011. Dave Orrick of th...

    Blog | May 06, 2011
  10. Have at It: Impact of Dave Duerson news

    Kevin Seifert

    This week, Boston University researchers confirmed publicly that former Chicago Bears safety Dave Duerson suffered from a form of brain damage -- chronic traumatic encephalopathy -- found recently in about two dozen other deceased former pro football...

    Blog | May 04, 2011
  11. Scary implications after Duerson diagnosis

    Kevin Seifert

    Monday's announcement that former Chicago Bears safety Dave Duerson had brain damage when he committed suicide in February is both relieving and alarming. Doctors at Boston University concluded Duerson suffered from the same disease -- chronic tra...

    Blog | May 02, 2011
  12. BBAO: Bears' Olsen sets story straight

    Kevin Seifert

    We're Black and Blue All Over: Other than the lockout-induced dearth of actual news, I couldn't really figure out why it became big news Thursday that a suburban Chicago high school wouldn't allow Chicago Bears tight end Greg Olsen to do field wor...

    Blog | April 15, 2011
  13. BBAO: The Bears' lockout plan

    Kevin Seifert

    We're Black and Blue All Over: NFL owners and players will be back in mediation Monday in an effort to avoid a lockout by Friday's new expiration of the collective bargaining agreement. But in the event of a work stoppage, we already know of one N...

    Blog | March 07, 2011
  14. BBAO: Dave Duerson's final days

    Kevin Seifert

    We're Black and Blue All Over: INDIANAPOLIS -- On Saturday, former Chicago Bears safety Dave Duerson was laid to rest. On Sunday, the Chicago Tribune published a chilling account of the final days before his Feb. 17 suicide. Among other points, th...

    Blog | February 27, 2011
  15. Combine'11: Duerson had called Frazier

    Kevin Seifert

    INDIANAPOLIS -- I joined several reporters Friday for an extended interview with Minnesota Vikings coach Leslie Frazier, spending most of the time discussing his team's urgent need to identify and draft a long-term answer at quarterback this spring. ...

    Blog | February 25, 2011
  16. The descent of Fred McNeill

    Kevin Seifert

    As we continue to hear more about the suicide of former Chicago Bears safety Dave Duerson, I want to call to your attention a stunning piece that appears in the March edition of GQ magazine. In it, Jeanne Marie Laskas profiles former Minnesota Viking...

    Blog | February 24, 2011