Pro football Hall of Famer Frank Gifford, who died in August, suffered from Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE), a concussion-related brain disease, his family said in a statement Wednesday.
Former New York Giants safety Tyler Sash died from an accidental overdose of painkillers at the age of 27, and his family donated his brain to be studied for chronic traumatic encephalopathy. ...read more
On SI Now, ABC’s 'Monday Night Football' Producer (1980-1986) Bob Goodrich recalls his favorite memory of Pro Football Hall of Famer and veteran sports broadcaster Frank Gifford in the broadcast booth. ...read more
Former football player and broadcaster Frank Gifford has died in Connecticut, his family announced on Sunday. ...read more
A new study by Boston University researcher Dr. Ann McKee examined the brains of 202 deceased football players and found that 110 of the 111 brains of former NFL players had chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE). ...read more