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Thursday, Aug 29, 2013 at 4:04 PM
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By James Neveau

Duerson Family, McMahon To Get Cut of NFL Settlement

Former Chicago Bears QB Jim McMahon and the family of former Bears standout Dave Duerson are part of the NFL's massive settlement surrounding its handling of concussions. Read »

Friday, Jun 8, 2012 at 8:27 AM
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By Maggie Hendricks

Bear Bites: Shea McClellin Adapting to Chicago

Bear Bites: Shea McClellin Adapting to Chicago

Welcome to Bear Bites, your morning rundown of Chicago Bears news. Read on for the latest on first-round draft pick Shea McClellin, concussion lawsuits, and what bettors think of the Bears. Read »

Friday, May 4, 2012 at 11:48 AM
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By Lauren Steussy

Researchers Ask for Seau’s Brain

A prominent research center which has made strides in studying brain injuries in professional football players has asked a final favor of Junior Seau. Read »

Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at 5:54 PM
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By Becky Stickney

Ex-NFLer Seau Commits Suicide

Former Chicago Bear Dave Duerson died in a similar fashion a little more than a year ago. In a suicide note, Duerson asked that his brain be left for research. NFL players are at a high risk for a... Read »

Monday, Apr 23, 2012 at 5:34 PM
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By Katherine Wolpoff

Former NFL Safety Found Dead at Home

Former NFL Safety Found Dead at Home

Wife still suing NFL over wrongful handling of concussion-related injuries. Read »

Friday, Apr 6, 2012 at 10:22 AM
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By Lisa Balde

Duerson Family Wants Suit Taken Federal

Duerson Family Wants Suit Taken Federal

The family of former Bears player Dave Duerson its wrongful death lawsuit moved to federal court. Family members on Thursday formally asked to move the case out of Cook County Circuit Court, where they filed the... Read »

Friday, Mar 9, 2012 at 9:01 AM
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By Maggie Hendricks

Should Chicago Target Mario Williams?

Should Chicago Target Mario Williams?

Welcome to Bear Bites, your morning rundown of Chicago Bears news. Read on for free agency news, a depressing stat about Bears quarterbacks, and a test of your draft history knowledge. Read »

Thursday, Feb 23, 2012 at 4:08 PM
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By Maggie Hendricks

Duerson Family Sues for Wrongful Death

Duerson Family Sues for Wrongful Death

The family of former Bears player, Dave Duerson, filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the NFL on Thursday over Duerson's concussion. Though other former players have sued the NFL over negligence in... Read »

Monday, Feb 13, 2012 at 7:57 AM
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By Maggie Hendricks

Bear Bites: Confidence in Emery

Bear Bites: Confidence in Emery

Welcome to Bear Bites, your morning rundown of Chicago Bears news. Read on for news about how players feel about Phil Emery, Dave Duerson's family, Jay Cutler's success, the draft, and the best drawing of Peyton... Read »

Wednesday, Jul 20, 2011 at 11:28 AM
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By Maggie Hendricks

75 Retired Players Sue NFL Over Concussions

75 Retired Players Sue NFL Over Concussions

The group alleges the league knew about the problems with concussions as far back as the 1920s. Read »

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