How multiple research groups and the NFL battled over Junior Seau's brain to lead the science of concussions.
The family of Junior Seau is reconsidering its decision to allow researchers to study his brain for signs of damage caused by concussions suffered during his 20-year NFL career, Chargers team chaplain Shawn Mitchell said Saturday.
Junior Seau's family will allow researchers to study his brain for signs he was suffering from damage done by concussions, the Chargers's team chaplain has told the Los Angeles Times.
Junior Seau's death has been ruled a suicide by the San Diego County medical examiner's office.
Although Junior Seau was never listed on an NFL injury report as having had a concussion, those close to him say he admitted to having experienced multiple head injuries.
Former NFL great Junior Seau, who played most of his career at linebacker for the San Diego Chargers, has died. He was 43.
After two games, the Jets are extremely high on second-year DT Dewayne Robertson.