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Former NFL Star Opens Up About Dementia, Suicidal Thoughts

AP | ANDREW SELIGMAN | Posted 08.17.2014 | Sports

CHICAGO (AP) -- At his darkest moments a few years ago, when the pain in his head was just about too much to bear, former Chicago Bears quarterback Ji...

'Nobody Ever Mentioned The Head'

Posted 08.30.2013 | Sports

Former Chicago Bears quarterback Jim McMahon, one of the thousands of plaintiffs in the concussion-related lawsuits filed against the NFL, joined The ...

Ex-QB Jim McMahon Regrets Football Career

AP | Posted 09.27.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- Former Chicago Bears quarterback Jim McMahon, who is suffering from early-stage dementia, has told a Chicago television station that while ...

Can't Bank On Ex-QB, Feds Say

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 07.18.2012 | Business

The government blitzed Jim McMahon with a lawsuit in March to recover $104 million from a bank the former NFL quarterback co-directed. Now the FDIC is...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 10.19.2011 | New York
Len Berman

They sure sound like fun, The Redneck Olympics in Hebron, Maine. Just the usual events involving lots of mud and the tossing of toilet seats. Well, the real Olympic guys weren't amused.

7 Former NFL Players Sue League Over Concussions

AP | By MARYCLAIRE DALE | Posted 10.18.2011 | Sports

PHILADELPHIA -- Seven former players have sued the NFL in Philadelphia over concussion-related injuries, the first potential class-action lawsuit of i...

Former NFL Quarterback Injured In Limo Accident

Posted 09.18.2011 | Sports

Jim McMahon, former Chicago Bears quarterback, was injured when his limo crashed on Monday in Pleasant Valley, Nev., according to KOLO TV. The lim...

Chicago Loves Jay Cutler

Amy Turek | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Amy Turek

Regardless of what happens this weekend against the Packers, Cutler has proven himself to be a playoff-caliber quarterback. And that's something Chicago has been dreaming of for a long, long time.

Macho Men Get Depressed, Too

Robert David Jaffee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Robert David Jaffee

I would like pro athletes, soldiers and other men to realize that there is no shame in having clinical depression; the only shame is in hiding from it so much that you end up killing yourself.

Former NFL Quarterback Reportedly Suffering From Memory Loss

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Jim McMahon, a former NFL quarterback, is suffering from memory loss due to injuries suffered on the football field, according to the Chicago Tribune....

Jim McMahon, Former Bears Quarterback, Sells Chicago-Area Mansion

Chicago Tribune | Bob Goldsborough | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The "Punky QB known as McMahon" has left the Chicago area....