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JUNIOR SEAU RUMORS & GOSSIP

Junior Seau's family rejects concussion settlement

All-time NFL great Junior Seau passed away at the age of 43 on May 2, 2012 from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the chest. For those of us who remember watching the future Hall of Fame play the game of football and understood how he lived life off the field, this came as a tremendous shock.  Once it happened, there were obviously more questions than answers. And that’s where...
Via Sportsnaut
September 03, 2014  |  Discuss
NOT SURPRISING

Junior Seau's family files lawsuit

A lawsuit has been filed against the NFL in California Superior Court for wrongful death by the family of deceased NFL linebacker Junior Seau.

Via Down and Distance
January 23, 2013  |  Discuss

The family of Junior Seau sues the NFL

The family of NFL legend Junior Seau has filed suit against the NFL. According to the Associated Press the family is also suing helmet manufactured Riddell whom they claim were ”negligent in their design, testing, assembly, manufacture, marketing, and engineering of the helmets” Please Click Here To Read This Article. The post The family of Junior Seau sues the NFL appeared...
Via Players View
January 23, 2013  |  Discuss
TROUBLING NEWS

Report: Junior Seau suffered from CTE

A team of independent researchers who studied Seau's brain concluded the legendary NFL linebacker suffered from chronic traumatic encephalopathy.

Via Los That Sports Blog
January 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Junior Seau's Autopsy Reveals Linebacker Had No Alcohol or Illegal Drugs in His System at Time of Death

SAN DIEGO -- No alcohol or illegal drugs were found in Junior Seau's system when he shot and killed himself at his home in May, authorities said Monday. The full autopsy results were released by the San Diego County medical examiner's office in a 16-page report for the former NFL linebacker who was found by his girlfriend with a single gunshot wound to his chest. Seau did...
Via NESN.com
August 21, 2012  |  Discuss
IN MEMORIAM

Billboard erected in Seau's hometown

A mysterious billboard tribute to the late Junior Seau has been erected in Oceanside, Calif., his hometown. The identities of the individuals who are behind it are unknown. 

Via Helmet2Helmet
July 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Junior Seau's San Diego-area restaurant closes

A San Diego restaurant opened by Junior Seau in 1996 has closed its doors two weeks after the NFL star's suicide. Trustees of Seau's estate say they made the decision to close Seau's The Restaurant in Mission Valley on Wednesday. Trustee Bette Hoffman says in a statement that the decision to close the restaurant was made to honor Seau's legacy. She also says trustees...
Via AP on Fox
May 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Junior Seau’s house burglarized just days after his death

The home belonging to former NFL linebacker Junior Seau, who was found dead May 2nd due to an apparent suicide, was burglarized May 7th, just days after his death. Here are details via NCTimes.com: The burglary happened at about 2 p.m. May 7 at Seau’s home at 604 S. The Strand, Oceanside police Lt. Leonard Mata [...]
Via Los That Sports Blog
May 16, 2012  |  Discuss
NO SOULS

Junior Seau’s home burglarized

How low can you get? A report says the home of Junior Seau was burglarized not long after the former linebacker committed suicide.

Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
May 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Coroner releases Seau's body to family

County officials say the body of former NFL linebacker Junior Seau was released to his family this weekend after undergoing an autopsy. The North County Times reports researchers have expressed interest in studying Seau's brain, which may have suffered many concussions during his long football career. Seau committed suicide by shooting himself in the chest May 2 in a spare...
Via AP on Fox
May 08, 2012  |  Discuss
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