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Junior Seau Suicide

Brain Damage in the NFL: A Moral Thorn for Christians

Tom Krattenmaker | Posted 01.23.2014 | Religion
Tom Krattenmaker

Pro football has a serious morality problem. I am not talking about promiscuous players or racist team nicknames. Nor am I referring to the "obscene" amounts of money changing hands between the masses obsessed with football and the sports industrial complex that keeps them supplied.

Death and Football

Leigh Steinberg | Posted 03.15.2013 | Sports
Leigh Steinberg

As I watched my star NFL clients endure concussion and head injuries over the last 40 years I knew intuitively that there had to be long-term consequences that we didn't know about.

Seau's Fall Part 3: Breathing Room

Brandon Bowlin | Posted 07.10.2012 | Sports
Brandon Bowlin

Every death can bring us together. I've talked to people I haven't spoken with in over 10 or 20 years. Rummaged through pictures and videos. Tapped down memory lane a bit. But I've also seen that we continuously have choices.

Seau's Fall Part 2: Comparing Notes

Brandon Bowlin | Posted 07.07.2012 | Sports
Brandon Bowlin

Chris Hale has a great personality, a million-dollar smile, and a wry sense of humor. He's 5'7" and, as he would tell you now, no one would mistake him for an NFL vet. But he is.

Junior Seau: Changing The NFL Forever

Barbara Bruno | Posted 07.07.2012 | Sports
Barbara Bruno

This man whom we held in such high regard killed himself quite possibly as a direct result of suffering repeated head trauma while providing us with entertainment. And that makes me very, very uncomfortable. I feel something tight and burning that can only be called guilt.

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 07.04.2012 | New York
Len Berman

Mariano Rivera doesn't know if he'll pitch again and while fans ponder what the Yankees will be like without the best closer in baseball history, stop for a moment to think what the Yankee trophy case would look like if they never had him.

Life After the NFL

Reef Karim, D.O. | Posted 07.04.2012 | Sports
Reef Karim, D.O.

The Junior Seau tragedy is so very sad. But I'm afraid it won't be the last. Until something is done to protect a player's brain from trauma, many won't be equipped to handle life after they leave the game.

Brain Condition Speculated To Be A Factor In Junior Seau's Suicide

| Posted 05.03.2012 | Science

NFL legend Junior Seau died yesterday after reportedly shooting himself in the chest, according to various news reports. What prompted the apparent s...

Junior Seau: Another Concussion-Related Death in the NFL?

Kelly Moore | Posted 07.03.2012 | Sports
Kelly Moore

I knew Junior Seau from our days at USC when I worked as a student intern in the football office. I hadn't talked to him in years, but we share many friends and memories from what most of us consider to be some of the best years of our lives.

Seau's Fall

Brandon Bowlin | Posted 07.03.2012 | Sports
Brandon Bowlin

Playing for USC put me in contact with a few men who went on to play in the NFL and had to give up the game in their 20s and 30s. And they all, to a man, shared some kind of dip in their spirits.

Speculation Arises About The Role Of Concussions In Junior Seau's Death

| Posted 05.03.2012 | Healthy Living

By Gary Stix (Click here for the original article) NFL legend Junior Seau died today after reportedly shooting himself in the chest, according to ...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 07.03.2012 | New York
Len Berman

Poof, there goes the government's case? Tuesday Andy Pettitte testified that Roger Clemens told him he used HGH. Yesterday, Pettitte testified that he may have misunderstood the conversation.

Junior Seau Remembered As Charitable Champion

Posted 05.03.2012 | Impact

Friends, family and fans are mourning the sudden death of beloved football player Junior Seau who they say shined as a charity icon off of the field. ...

Former Player Talks Last Time He Spoke To Seau

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 05.03.2012 | Sports

As dozens of NFL players both past and present began sharing messages of love for the late Junior Seau and support for his family on Wednesday, one of...

How Many Deaths Will It Take?

Leigh Steinberg | Posted 07.02.2012 | Sports
Leigh Steinberg

I knew Junior Seau since the day in 1990 when he and his friends partied back stage after he was drafted. Now he is dead at only 43 years-old.

WATCH: USC Makes Tribute Video To Junior Seau

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 05.02.2012 | Sports

The death of former football star Junior Seau on Wednesday caused a rush of emotional reactions from both retired and current NFL players, along with ...

Current NFL Player Shares Emotional Memories Of Junior Seau

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 05.02.2012 | Sports

When news broke that former NFL star Junior Seau had died of an apparent suicide, the outpouring of sadness among players and fans was immediate. Amon...

Junior Seau Through The Years

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.04.2012 | Sports

The world of sports lost a beloved figure on Wednesday when former NFL star Junior Seau was found dead in his home of an apparent suicide. He was 43. ...

NFL Reacts To Former Death Of Junior Seau

Posted 05.02.2012 | Sports

The NFL family was rocked on Wednesday by the sudden and tragic death of 12-time Pro Bowler Junior Seau. The 43-year-old was found dead in his home, r...

Former NFL Star Commits Suicide

Posted 05.02.2012 | Sports

Former NFL star Junior Seau has died in his home in Oceanside, Calif. on Wednesday morning. Shortly after TMZ and News10 initially reported his death ...