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Seau's death may lead to more focus on concussions

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webmaster | 05/03/12

Forget trying to understand it.

Former NFL linebacker Junior Seau was found dead Wednesday at his home in Oceanside. Police investigators are looking at it as suicide from a self-inflicted gun shot to the chest.

Seau was one the best linebackers in NFL history, being named to 12 All-Pro teams and the all-decade team for the 1990s. But he was equally regarded as a tremendous competitor, leader, philanthropist and a great all-around guy.

And now he is dead. He was 43...


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