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New York Times writer discusses concussion research in the NFL

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PressReader – Calgary Herald: 2017-03-22 – Clark, Sayers grim …

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7 hours ago – Clark, Sayers grim reminders of price NFL players pay for glory … lives, and the science about the effects of head hits and concussions was still .

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Dwight Clark’s iconic “The Catch,” made him an NFL legend. The 60-year-old former San Francisco 49ers receiver is battling ALS. (Phil Huber/Knight Ridder Tribune Archive Photo)

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Newsweek

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FILE – In this July 11, 2014, file photo, former Chicago Bears NFL football player Gale Sayers throws out a ceremonial first pitch before a baseball game between the Chicago Cubs and Atlanta Braves, in Chicago. Relatives of Pro Football Hall of Famer Gale Sayers say the Bears legend has been diagnosed with dementia. His wife, Ardythe Sayers, tells The Kansas City Star that her 73-year-old husband was diagnosed four years ago and she blames Sayers football career. He played for the Bears from 1965-71 after setting records at the University of Kansas.(AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)

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CTV News

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ESPN

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Mike Webster, Rhinelander’s most famous football player, played 17 seasons in the NFL and was enshrined in the Pro Football?Hall of Fame in 1997. He died of a heart attack in 2002 and became forever linked with the impact of concussions and CTE in football. Today, March 18, 2017, would have been his 65th birthday.
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The Players Tribune

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The NFL owes Congress, and the public, some answers

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