WATCH: Former Jets star Mark Gastineau reveals serious health issues

On SNY's Daily News Live, the panel discusses former New York Jets defensive end Mark Gastineau opening up about his apparent brain issues caused from playing professional football.
January 23, 2017  |  Discuss

Sad News About Mark Gastineau

Former Jets defensive lineman Mark Gastineau revealed this week that he is battling multiple health issues. “When my results came back, I had dementia, Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s,” the former Jets defensive lineman said on WOR Thursday evening. “Those were three things that I have.” Gastineau said he received the diagnoses roughly a year ago and traced his illnesses...
Via Gang Green Nation
January 21, 2017

Former New York Jets star Mark Gastineau says he has multiple brain diseases

Former hard-hitting New York Jets star Mark Gastineau revealed in a Thursday night radio interview that he has been diagnosed with dementia, Alzheimer's disease and Parkinson's disease.Gastineau, now 60, was using the interview on 710 WOR Radio in New York to spread a message about safety in football. He was promoting USA Football's Heads Up Football program, aimed at making the...
Via FOX Sports
January 20, 2017

Mark Gastineau diagnosed with dementia, Alzheimer’s, Parkinsons

Former Jets defensive end Mark Gastineau said during a radio interview with WOR that he’s been diagnosed with multiple brain problems, which he traces back to his days in football. “When my results came back, I had dementia, Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s,” Gastineau said, via Seth Walder of the New York Daily News. “Those were three things…
Via Pro Football Talk
January 20, 2017

Mark Gastineau reveals he was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Disease

Former Jets linebacker Mark Gastineau, the unquestioned leader on the New York Sack Exchange, recently came out and made light of something that was tough to digest. With all the football talk about concussions, CTE and other brain issues, Gastineau revealed that he’s suffering from something along those lines. He appeared on 710 WOR Radio on Thursday night, and told listeners...
Via The Sports Daily
January 20, 2017  |  Discuss

Former Jets star Gastineau says he has several health issues

NEW YORK (AP) Former New York Jets sack-dancing star Mark Gastineau says he is suffering from several health issues caused from years of playing football. The 60-year-old Gastineau says during a radio interview Thursday night with Pete McCarthy on 710 WOR Radio in New York that he has been diagnosed with dementia, Alzheimer's disease and Parkinson's disease. The Jets' career...
Via Associated Press
January 19, 2017  |  Discuss

QUIZ: Name every New York Jets defensive Pro-Bowler since the AFL/NFL merge

The New York Jets have field 19 different defensive players to make it to the Pro Bowl at least once since the AFL/NFL merger. How many of these defensive stars can you name? Clue: Number of Pro Bowls - Position/Years with team  
September 21, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: New York Jets Report: Forte practices and legends stop by

New York Jets practice sees the return of running back Matt Forte, and the return of visiting legends - including Wesley Walker, Mark Gastineau, and Wayne Chrebet.
August 15, 2016  |  Discuss

New York Jets Throwback Thursday: Mark Gastineau

Mark Gastineau was one of the most dominant defensive ends in Jets history, before his abrupt 1988 retirement. (Photo Credit: Bing Images) We go back to the 1980’s for “Throwback Thursday”, to one of the most memorable, dominant, and eccentric players in New York Jets’ history. In the spotlight is Mark Gastineau. Mark Gastineau was born in Oklahoma in 1956, and his family...
Via EndZoneScore
June 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Former Jet Mark Gastineau's daughter sacks boyfriend in hotel fight: Report

It sounds like Mark Gastineau's daughter is carrying on the mayhem he did as a member of the infamous New York Jets Sack Exchange 30 years ago.The former defensive end's daughter, Brittny Gastineau, is reportedly tangled up in a relationship mess and has been accused of being a boyfriend beater. The former reality star was sporting a black eye during a night out in L.A. on Tuesday...
Via The Other Paper
June 13, 2014  |  Discuss

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