Stories tagged: chronic traumatic encephalopathy
UPDATED: Thu., July 11, 2019
Mark Rypien admitted to hitting his wife despite couple’s insistence he didn’t commit domestic violence, police say
According to arresting officer Todd Brownlee’s report of the incident, Rypien acknowledged hitting his wife Danielle Rypien on Sunday, June 30, near Maple Street and Garland Avenue in his car …
UPDATED: Wed., July 3, 2019
Former Super Bowl MVP Mark Rypien, who was arrested Sunday on suspicion of domestic violence, wrote in a joint statement with his wife that he didn’t commit a crime.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 21, 2017
Tests conducted on the brain of former football star Aaron Hernandez showed severe signs of the degenerative brain disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy. His attorney said Thursday that the player’s daughter …
Mon., Feb. 22, 2016
The forensic pathologist who identified the brain disease CTE afflicting numerous football players and was played by Will Smith in the movie “Concussion” is working on a memoir.