Marcellus Wiley joins lawsuit against NFL over prescription drugs

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Former Chargers linebacker Marcellus Wiley, who said he experienced partial kidney failure as a result of medication he took after being misdiagnosed with a groin injury during his NFL career, has joined  a lawsuit against the league alleging a culture that put profits ahead of players’ health.

Wiley, a prominent ESPN personality who had been outspoken about the lawsuit when it was initially...

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Report: Marino pulls out of concussion lawsuit against the NFL

Former Dolphins quarterback Dan Marino made big news late yesterday when word surfaced that he and 14 other former players sued the NFL for not properly warning players about the dangers of concussions. 

Only Marino didn't really sue. Or at least, if he did sue, he has since changed his mind. 

Per a report in the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, Marino has decided to withdraw...

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Dan Marino sues NFL over concussions

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Dolphins Hall of Fame quarterback Dan Marino is the latest former NFL player to sue the league over concussions.

While attorneys from the league and players who have already sued over concussions continue to gain approval for a proposed $765 million settlement, Marino joined 14 other players last week in filing the latest suit against the NFL, according to the Los Angeles Times.


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Tim Tebow still wants to play

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Tim Tebow back to the NFL?

Most likely not, but that won't stop the former Heisman Trophy winner and former Broncos and Jets quarterback from keeping alive his dream of getting back into the league.

Tebow, hired as a college football analyst at ESPN and the SEC Network, would scuttle those plans if an NFL team came calling. And that’s exactly what Tebow, who last year tried out for the...

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