Study Of Dead Football Player's Brain Is Even More Depressing Than Usual

A year ago, just after former NFL player Lew Carpenter passed away at the age of 78, his family decided to donate his brain to a team of researchers studying chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), a degenerative disease often found in athletes who have suffered repeated head injuries. » 12/09/11 1:40pm 12/09/11 1:40pm