Approximately a year-and-a-half ago I posted about Junior Seau attempting to commit suicide. Yesterday he shot himself in the chest to end his life.
Last year 50-year-old former Chicago Bears player Dave Duerson was found dead in his Florida home last year from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the chest. Before his death, he texted his family asking for his brain to be used for research (hence why he shot himself in the chest). Months later, researcher neurologists at Boston University confirmed Duerson had suffered from a neurodegenerative disease linked to concussions. It’s likely Junior Seau shot himself in the chest for the same reason. Read the rest of this entry » RIP Junior Seau