PITTSBURGH (NewsRadio 1020 KDKA) – Hall of Fame Linemen Joe DeLamielleure gave some insight into brain injuries in the NFL.
DeLamielleure says that his generation of NFL players were “guinea pigs” and how many are affected by CTE, Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy.READ MORE: Officials: Republican Ballots Mislabeled As Democratic On Screens At Luzerne County Polling Places
DeLamielleure explained that “all kinds of guys out there need help,” because of the injuries sustained back when the NFL teams had hard hitting two-a-day practices.READ MORE: Department of Labor and Industry Holding Virtual Workshops For Unemployment Compensation System Transition
The NFL has made some changes to help player safety, but the damage has already been done to generations of ex-pro football players.MORE NEWS: Applications Open For Pittsburgh's 'Love Your Block' Grant Program
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