Category: Ann McKee

Boston University doc: Former NFL quarterback Ken Stabler had brain disease CTE

Associated Press Ann McKee, School of Medicine Former Oakland Raiders quarterback Ken Stabler, the late NFL MVP and Super Bowl winner who is a finalist for the Pro Football Hall of Fame, has been diagnosed with the brain disease CTE, Boston University researchers said Wednesday… Expert quote: “We’ve now found CTE in former NFL players […]

College Football Player’s Autopsy May Offer Clues to Brain Trauma

HealthDay News Ann McKee, School of Medicine Former Missouri State linebacker Michael Keck quit football after three years of Division 1 play and might have faded into obscurity… Expert quote: “This is a relatively understudied disease. But the loss of memory, the behavioral problems, the depression, the difficulties with learning and planning can and do […]