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Ex-NFL fullback worried his memory loss will get worse over time

Hits to the helmet from 12 years as a Detroit Lions fullback have started to take their toll on Cory Schlesinger. Now a high school teacher in Allen Park, Mich., Schlesinger admits to experiencing some minor memory problems he believes stem from head trauma suffered during his NFL playing days between 1995 and 2006. "There are some residual (effects),"€ Schlesinger...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Ex-NFL fullback worried his memory loss will get worse over time

Cory Schlesinger played 12 years in the pros and expects the NFL to take care of his family if he develops more severe brain issues in the future.
Via Fox Sports
June 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Illinois point guard Nick Norton will join father Randy at UAB

Nearly one year ago, Randy Norton was hired to be UAB's head women's basketball coach. In a few months, his son Nick will join him in Birmingham for the next few years. Nick Norton, who spent his senior year at Bloomington Central Catholic (Ill.), verbally committed to sign with head coach Jerod Haase and the UAB men's basketball team this spring. Norton is a 5-foot...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Lions star Schlesinger didn’t report concussions, but encourages today’s players to do so

Former players are suing the NFL at an alarming rate these days. From concussions to health care benefits, a good portion of yesteryear’s heroes feel the league didn’t do enough to protect their best interest. However, former Detroit Lions fullback Cory Schlesinger doesn’t feel that way… exactly. He has “no regrets” about bulldozing defenders in [...]
Via Detroit Sports 360
May 24, 2012  |  Discuss

Husker Look Back: Fitting the Mold

Big Red Report's Shane Gilster takes a look back at the recruitment of Cory Schlesinger.
Via nebraska.scout.com
May 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Tam-Star’s Take On The NFL Playoff Picture And Facts

The regular season is in the bag and the 12 teams that will be playing for a chance to make it to the Super Bowl are set. The Wild Card weekend match-ups are definitely interesting and include a pair of teams that haven’t been in the playoffs in years. The Detroit Lions are making their first appearance since 1999 and although the Bengals did go to the playoffs in 2009, they...
Via Jocks and Stiletto Jill
January 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Browns Fan Rocking a Tommy Vardell Jersey

“Touchdown Tommy” Vardell Browns Jersey Wow Factor of this Jersey: 9.8 out of 10. There are few jerseys that are as random and awesome as this one. Had this been a Cory Schlesinger jersey we may have given this a 10. When you talk about some players you automatically include their nickname when you say their name. Such players would include “The Microwave” Vinny Johnson...
Via Bacon Sports
December 21, 2011  |  Discuss
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