Junior Seau

FOXBORO, MA - AUGUST 19:  Junior Seau #55 of the New England Patriots smiles from the sidelines as his team plays the Arizona Cardinals during their pre season game on August19, 2006 at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

AP: Family Of Junior Seau Sues NFL

The family of Junior Seau has sued the NFL, claiming the former linebacker’s suicide was the result of brain disease caused by violent hits he sustained while playing football.

01/23/2013

Linebacker Junior Seau. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Junior Seau Had Brain Disease CTE

Former New England Patriot Junior Seau had a degenerative brain disease when he committed suicide last May, the National Institutes of Health told The Associated Press on Thursday.

01/10/2013

FOXBORO, MA - AUGUST 19:  Junior Seau #55 of the New England Patriots smiles from the sidelines as his team plays the Arizona Cardinals during their pre season game on August19, 2006 at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Junior Seau Brain Tissue Released For Study

Junior Seau’s family has donated some of his brain tissue for research amid questions about whether damage from his football career contributed to his decision to commit suicide.

07/12/2012

Whitney Houston at The Beverly Hilton on February 12, 2011 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images For The Recording Academy)

Soundbytes Of The Week: A Look At The First 6 Months Of 2012

Highlights (and lowlights) from 2012 so far. Produced by WBZ NewsRadio’s Dave Mager.

07/03/2012

FOXBORO, MA - AUGUST 19:  Junior Seau #55 of the New England Patriots smiles from the sidelines as his team plays the Arizona Cardinals during their pre season game on August19, 2006 at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Report: Junior Seau’s Home Robbed After His Death

The California home of former Patriots linebacker Junior Seau was burglarized last week.

05/16/2012

Matt Light #72 of the New England Patriots looks on before the game against the New York Giants on September 3, 2009. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Matt Light With Gresh & Zo: Stories From The Patriots’ Locker Room

Matt Light joined Gresh & Zo after he announced his retirement from the NFL to share a few stories from the New England Patriots locker room.

05/07/2012

Linebacker Junior Seau. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Seau Family To Reconsider Donating Brain To Science

Junior Seau’s family is revisiting its decision to donate the former NFL linebacker’s brain for research into football-related injuries.

05/07/2012

Linebacker Junior Seau. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Soundbytes Of The Week: 5/4

Barack Obama visits Afghanistan, WTC reaches new heights, and Junior Seau is remembered.

05/04/2012

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - FEBRUARY 05:  Commissioner of the National Football League Roger Goodell talks during the trophy presentation after Super Bowl XLVI at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 5, 2012 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Felger & Mazz: If It’s Proven Football Causes Brain Damage, What Will The NFL Do?

Felger and McAdam were joined by Chris Gasper of the Boston Globe to talk about the passing of Junior Seau and concussions in the NFL.

05/04/2012

21 Nov 1993:  Linebackers Junior Seau (left) and Gary Plummer of the San Diego Chargers celebrate in the end zone during a game against the Los Angeles Raiders at Jack Murphy Stadium in San Diego, California.  The Raiders won the game, 12-7. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Seau’s Ex-Teammate Estimates Linebacker Suffered 1,500 Concussions

One former teammate already has an idea of what the results of the study on Junior Seau’s brain will show.

05/04/2012

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