NFL officials tried to influence a government research study on the connection between football and brain disease, according to a congressional investigation report.
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The NFL has wasted no time attempting to backpedal after a league official admitted there is a link between chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) and playing football.
Dave Duerson’s son called Roger Goodell’s comments about the risks of football “an insult.
Legendary NFL quarterback Ken Stabler suffered from CTE, according to researchers.
Stabler had stage 3 CTE, according to Boston University researchers who studied his brain.
Dr. Bennet Omalu, whose work inspired the “Concussion” movie, strongly believes that O.J. Simpson suffers from CTE.
The NFL is no longer contributing $30 million to a massive Boston University study that will examine the relationship between playing football and brain disease.
The NFL has backed out of a massive research project that is seeking to better understand the relationship between playing football and brain disease, according to a report.
A Boston University research group that studied the brains of 91 deceased former NFL players determined that 87 of the men, or 96 percent of the sample, suffered from some form of chronic traumatic e