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  1. Chris Borland's early retirement shifts focus of head injuries in NFLRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Erie Times News

    ... either. "He came to a decision that most of us thought about but never had the courage to act on," said Scott Fujita, an 11-year NFL linebacker who retired in 2012. Fujita, who played for the Cleveland Browns from 2010-12, considered retiring after ...


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    Mar 19, 2015 | The Advocate

    Former Saints linenbacker Scott Fujita says he almost quit because of a concussion in Super Bowl, "but I chickened out." FILE - This Sept.


  3. Fujita: 'Chickened out' when mulling retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | CBS Sports

    ... Illustrated 's Peter King about Borland's decision, former Chiefs , Cowboys , Saints and Browns linebacker Scott Fujita said that he considered taking similar action after suffering a concussion of his own during the Saints' Super Bowl win over the ...


  4. Former Saints, Browns LB Scott Fujita says he considered retirement like Chris BorlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | ESPN

    Fujita told the MMQB's Peter King that he also considered retiring after he suffered a concussion during the Saints' Super Bowl win against the Indianapolis Colts in February 2010 -- but he "chickened out." "A week or so before free agency, everything cleared up, I felt good, and I realized I still wanted to play," said Fujita, who went on to sign a lucrative contract with the Browns and play three more seasons that were hampered by various injuries.


  5. Former Saints linebacker Scott Fujita pondered retirement after concussion in 2009 Super BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 |

    CHUCK COOK / THE TIMES-PICAYUNE ARCHIVES Saints training camp practice at Millsaps College in Jackson, Miss., ninth day of practice Friday afternoon, August 1, 2008. Former New Orleans Saints linebacker Scott Fujita didn't consider retirement at 24 like Niners linebacker Chris Borland, who is walking away from the game after one season to concerns about concussions and long-term health.


  6. New Orleans Saints' Super Bowl roster then and now, 5 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 |

    The New Orleans Saints were one month removed from their Super Bowl 44 championship won five years ago Saturday when they lost their first key player. Linebacker Scott Fujita, a starter for a defense that ranked high in takeaways with 39, bolted for the Cleveland Browns at the start of free agency.


  7. Browns vs. Titans: Game Time, TV Schedule, and Interesting NuggetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2014 | Dawgs By Nature

    ... That was the game when TE Jared Cook caught an 80-yard touchdown pass via the catch-and-run, showing how ILB Scott Fujita just could not keep up with him. Browns QB Colt McCoy threw the ball 61 times in the game, and the Titans' quarterback was Matt ...


  8. NFL sends mixed message on violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | USA Today

    ... but what he's done for this community, we believe he deserves to play while the legal process plays out." Scott Fujita, a former NFL linebacker, is skeptical of the Vikings' motivation. "Why are due process rights only reserved for the privileged & ...


  9. The plane truth: Roger Goodell has lost all credibility -- Bud Shaw's Sports SpinRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 |

    ... they were among my list of suspects. Along with Friends of Josh Gordon , former Saints' Jonathan Vilma and Scott Fujita , former Steelers' linebacker James Harrison , and the producers of ESPN's "Playmakers." That's just the short list. Remember ...


  10. New Orleans Saints try to avoid 0-2; LSU, Tulane kick off SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    Saints tight end Jimmy Graham makes a first down reception as he is tackled by Browns linebacker Scott Fujita October 24, 2010. The Saints play at the Browns Sunday, Sept.


  11. Browns hope to repeat historyRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | Tribune-Chronicle

    ... as the Browns shocked the superior Saints, 30-17. Bowens wasn't alone in his defensive heroics. Linebacker Scott Fujita, playing for the first time against his former team, had a sack and an interception, and cornerback Sheldon Brown picked off ...


  12. Players bash Goodella s handling of Rice caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | New York Post

    ... as players, the commissioner should be held accountable for his actions," Brees said. Former Saints linebacker Scott Fujita, who also was suspended by Goodell in the bounty case, mocked Goodell, the league and its defenders on Twitter. Chargers ...