The evidence that football causes fatal brain disease just got even more damning

The brains of 110 out of 111 former NFL players had the degenerative brain disease.Image: Szagola/AP/REX/Shutterstock When you sign up to play football, you know there’s a chance you might get hurt. A new study, however, appears to confirm that for players who reach the highest levels of the sport, “chance” might be substantially higher than previously estimated, and the concept of “hurt” might be better understood as “sustaining potentially…

July 27, 2017