The family of former NFL player Junior Seau has filed a lawsuit against the NFL after finding out he suffered from a brain disease called CTE, which is linked to repeated head trauma.
Junior Seau family, now w/evidence of CTE, suing the NFL for wrongful death. Sense lawyers had paperwork ready waiting for results.
— Andrew Brandt (@adbrandt) January 23, 2013
The NFL has released a statement in regards to the lawsuit.
Statement from NFL on Seau lawsuit: "Our attorneys will review it and respond to the claims appropriately through the court."
— NFL: AroundTheLeague (@NFL_ATL) January 23, 2013
Seau’s family is going to wait in line behind all the former NFL players that are suing the NFL over head injuries.