Ex-NFL LB Lance Briggs Opens Up About Suffering From Symptoms of CTE (Video)

Hopefully for Briggs, addressing it early makes the symptoms easier to deal with. Former Bears stud linebacker Lance Briggs believes he has the symptoms for CTE, telling his story in a his new web series “Lance Briggs-Time of my Life” on SQOR.com. “CTE affects guys in a different way, and you start seeing it even

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Why Mick Foley Decided to Donate Brain For CTE Research

Mick Foley has been on the receiving end of some bone rattling bumps during his time as a WWE legend — and now the Hall of Famer plans on donating his brain for scientific purposes after his death. Foley hopped on Twitter to announce his choice to donate his brain to Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE)

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Rob Van Dam Explains Why He’s Donating His Brain To CTE Research

Ex-WWE Superstar Rob Van Dam will join the growing list of athletes who plan to donate their brains to research for chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) after their deaths. Van Dam made the announcement during an appearance on The Taz Show podcast. “I’ve donated my brain and spine to the [CTE] study,” he said. “I used

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Junior Seau Had Brain Disease CTE When He Committed Suicide

NFL.com via Good Morning America is confirming what most of us knew and suspected.  After having extensive research done on his brain, deceased NFL great Junior Seau, who committed suicide last year,  did in fact have signs of CTE. CTE is a progressive degenerative disease of the brain found in those with a history of repetitive brain trauma.

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