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Ex-Pro Explains Brain Injuries In The NFL

Rob Pratte was joined by Hall of Fame Linemen Joe DeLamielleure to discuss brain injuries in the NFL.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/10/2013

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UPMC Neurosurgeon Dr. Joseph Maroon Reacts To Tony Dorsett’s Diagnosis

UPMC neurosurgeon Dr. Joseph Maroon reacts to Tony Dorsett’s CTE diagnosis with Vinnie & Cook on Sportsradio 93.7 The Fan.

93-7 The Fan–11/07/2013

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Tony Dorsett Seeking Treatment For Memory Issues

He made a career of staring down opponents and getting past them with apparent ease, but Hall of Fame running back Tony Dorsett says he’s certain he has CTE, degenerative brain disease.

11/06/2013

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Former Steeler Weighs In On NFL Concussion Settlement

After earning three Super Bowl rings with the Steelers and a career in college coaching, football remains in John Banaszak’s blood. It’s what remains in his brain though that worries him.

08/30/2013

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Traumatic Encephalopathy Center’s Co-Director Talks Junior Seau, Safety Issues In Football

Dr. Robert Cantu, the Co-Director of the Center for the Study of Traumatic Encephalopathy at the Boston University School of Medicine, joined Starkey and Miller on Sports Radio 93.7 The FAN to talk about the latest news on the study of Junior Seau’s brain, and how dangerous football is for players long-term health.

01/11/2013

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Webster Family Searching For Answers To Head Injuries & CTE

Garrett Webster works for the Brain Injury Research Institute, a group that studies the impact of long-term neurological brain damage.

05/11/2012