Junior Seau Suicide

Suicide in the NFL: a Deadly Trend that Can't Be Ignored

Romeo Vitelli | Posted 10.22.2012 | Canada Living
Romeo Vitelli

When Junior Seau's girlfriend found him dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound at his home in Oceanside, California, speculation arose over the similarity between his death and the suicides of other NFL stars. Though a recent autopsy report ruled out brain damage and drugs and alcohol in Seau's death, this is just part of a disturbing trend in recent years with former NFL players committing suicide in similar ways, showing that far more needs to be done.

NFL Superstar Junior Seau Found Shot To Death

CP | Bernie Wilson,Gillian Flaccus, The Associated Press | Posted 07.02.2012 | Canada

OCEANSIDE, Calif. - Junior Seau, a homegrown superstar who was the fist-pumping, emotional leader of the San Diego Chargers for 13 years, was found sh...