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Sydney Seau Honors Father, Junior Seau, During Hall Of Fame Induction (Video)

Sydney Seau honored her father, the late Junior Seau, with a moving tribute at his Pro Football Hall of Fame induction. Sydney started off the tribute to her father when she spoke in a video package. Then she got the chance to honor her father further when she was interviewed on stage. “This isn’t my speech to give, he spent 20 years in the league and he deserves this moment...
August 08, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Junior Seau's daughter speaks at HOF induction

By Jason Parker After weeks of controversy, Sydney Seau finally got her chance to speak at the Pro Football Hall of Fame induction ceremony of her late father, Junior. The Hall’s decision not to allow speeches for inductees who have passed away (something instituted years ago) has come into fire for fear Sydney would use the occasion to point out the medical concerns from playing...
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August 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Junior Seau’s daughter will speak at Hall of Fame induction

By Jason Parker A controversy finally has a resolution. Sydney Seau, the daughter of the late NFL star Junior Seau, will get a chance to speak at the induction ceremony for her father as he enters the Pro Football Hall of Fame next weekend in Canton, Ohio. Per FOX Sports, it won’t be a full speech, but rather a chance to give her thoughts on the ceremony: Sydney will be given...
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August 01, 2015  |  Discuss

HOF President: Junior Seau’s Family Won’t Speak Because Of ‘Existing Policy’

Junior Seau’s family won’t be speaking at his Pro Football Hall of Fame induction. but the Hall insists that they’re not a special case. After The New York Times published a story Friday about Seau’s family being banned from speaking at the ceremony, Pro Football Hall of Fame president David Baker responded Saturday with a letter saying they were following an existing policy...
July 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Junior Seau’s daughter should be allowed to speak at Hall of Fame ceremony

By Chris Hui Seriously … how does the NFL keep bungling so many sensitive issues? From Ray Rice and their ignorance of domestic violence, to the Washington Redskins scandal, to the Adrian Peterson fiasco, the league appears out of date with the rest of society. In the upcoming Pro Football Hall of Fame enshrinement ceremony, Junior Seau will be remembered as one of the greatest...
July 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Junior Seau falling prey to terrible Hall of Fame policy

Junior Seau‘s Hall of Fame enshrinement was not going to be a typical one. A stellar career at linebacker spent largely with the San Diego Chargers but a suicide and a posthumous diagnosis of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) that led to his family suing the National Football League makes for a potentially volatile time at the induction ceremony. However, a New York Times...
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July 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: HOF won’t allow Seau’s family to speak at induction

The Pro Football Hall of Fame appears to be making a shortsighted, insensitive decision when it comes to the induction of Junior Seau. According to The New York Times, the Hall of Fame will not allow Seau’s family or anyone else to speak on his behalf when the late linebacker is enshrined in Canton in...Read More
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July 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Junior Seau's family lashes out at NFL

By Vincent Frank Showtime’s "60 Minutes Sports" will air a segment on Tuesday that focuses on Junior Seau’s family and their thoughts on how the National Football League has responded to calls to take on more responsibility relating to concussions and head injuries of former players. In the segment, Seau’s ex-wife talked about how her late husband would react to the injuries...
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January 06, 2015  |  Discuss

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...
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September 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Seau family objects to NFL's $765M concussion deal

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The family of the late NFL star Junior Seau plans to object to the proposed $765 million settlement of player concussion claims because the fund would not pay wrongful death claims to survivors. Although the players' lawsuits accused the NFL of concealing known concussion risks, there would be no blame assessed as part of the settlement, and no punitive damages...
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January 28, 2014  |  Discuss

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