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Brain study finds 76 of 79 deceased NFL players had CTE

Researchers at the nation’s largest brain bank have concluded a study on the brains of... Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Jovan Belcher’s brain reportedly showed signs of CTE

Jovan Belcher, the former Kansas City Chiefs linebacker who shot and killed his girlfriend nearly two years ago before committing suicide, may have suffered from a condition known as chronic traumatic encephalopathy. According to ESPN’s Outside the Lines, Dr. Piotr Kozlowski, a neuropathologist, wrote in a report that he detected neurofibrillary tangles of tau protein […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Jovan Belcher likely suffered from CTE

According to the Kansas City star, former Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher likely suffered from CTE prior to him murdering his fiancé and than taking his own life just last year. A post-mortem analysis of Jovan Belcher’s brain found the 25-year-old linebacker was likely suffering from chronic traumatic encephalopathy, The Star has learned. Belcher was a starting linebacker for...
Via Pro Football Zone
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Jovan Belcher likely had CTE

Former Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher, who killed his girlfriend before turning the gun on himself at the team facility in 2012, showed signs of CTE (chronic traumatic encephalopathy) when his body was exumed for further testing a year after his death. This report from ESPN’s Outside the Lines details what doctors found when they studied Belcher’s brain posthumously...
Via Sportsnaut
21 days ago  |  Discuss
TRAGIC

Source: Paternity talk sparked tragedy

Jovan Belcher's mother reportedly told investigators that an argument over whether he was actually the father of the couple's baby may have sparked the murder-suicide.

Via The Other Paper
December 14, 2012  |  Discuss
FINAL HOURS

Police release Belcher video

Kansas City police have released video from the hours before the Jovan Belcher murder-suicide during which they spoke with him in his car.

Via 60 Max Power O
December 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Police release video of Belcher encounter, 911 response

[There is a video that cannot be displayed in this feed. Visit the blog entry to see the video.] The saga continues to unfold. Just two days after the disturbing 911 call made by Jovan Belcher's mother was leaked, visual evidence has surfaced, giving a peak into the former Chief's final hours. On Friday, Kansas City police released dashboard video of an encounter with...
Via Helmet2Helmet
December 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Video: Police release video of Jovan Belcher stop

Police released the following video of Jovan Belcher’s early Saturday morning stop.  This incident happened several hours before Belcher shot his girlfriend Kassandra Perkins at her home and then drove to Arrowhead Stadium and shot himself. The video was taken just after 3a.m, apparently Belcher had fallen asleep in his car when police went to talk with him. The video is from...
Via Tireball.com
December 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Bob Costas’ Sunday Night Football analysis of Belcher incident blunt; but rings true

At times it smacked of the self-righteousness that is sometimes hard not to depict when presenting a monologue about a hot topic on national television; but, in his closing argument Bob Costas brought some needed perspective to the events in Kansas City this weekend. The initial argument is abraisve; but his point about gun control is spot on...
Via Checkdown Chatter
December 02, 2012  |  7 Comments
PAYING TRIBUTE

Belcher's locker set up for game day

The Chiefs set up Jovan Belcher's locker for game day a day after he murdered his girlfriend and committed suicide.

Via Diehardsport
December 02, 2012  |  Discuss
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