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  1. NFL players to donate brains to medical researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | UPI

    A pair of NFL champions announced Wednesday that they will donate their brains to medical science research following their deaths, with hopes that it will lead to greater understanding of the effects of concussions. Former wide receiver Sidney Rice and New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford announced their decisions to coincide with March's identification as Brain Injury Awareness Month, the BBC reported Wednesday.

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  2. Sidney Rice and Steve Weatherford will donate their brains to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Daily Mail

    New York Giants punter Weatherford and former Seattle Seahawks receiver Rice hope to help scientists see the effects of concussions as they study brain injuries. Speaking on 'Fox and Friends', Rice reckoned he had eight to 10 concussions during his NFL career, with the first coming as an eight-year-old.

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  3. Two More NFL Veterans Have Vowed to Donate Their Brains to ScienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | WSB-TV

    Former Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice and Giants punter Steve Weatherford made the announcement on "Fox and Friends" that will donate their brains to science after suffering repeated concu Channel 2 WSB-TV launches the new Channel 2 Action News iPad App, download for free in the iTunes App Store.

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  4. NFL concussions: Two more NFL champions pledge their brains to scienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | The Independent

    ... current and former players that have pledged to donate their brains to scientific research when they die. Both Sidney Rice and Steve Weatherford told Fox News they wanted to support research for chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a ...

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  5. Health Highlights: March 4, 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 4 | HON

    ... in order to help researchers learn more about concussions and how to prevent them. Former Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice and Giants punter Steve Weatherford said they want scientists to see the effects of the concussions they suffered while ...

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  6. NFL Concussion Research: Super Bowl Champs Steve Weatherford and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Medical Daily

    Despite a drop in overall concussion rates in the NFL, from 148 during the 2013 season to 111 during the 2014 season, traumatic brain injuries remain a prevailing health issue surrounding football at all levels. Current New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford and former Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice announced during a press conference kicking off the start of Brain Injury Awareness Month this past Tuesday that they will be donating their brains to science and concussion research.

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  7. NFL players to donate their brains after death: Steve Weatherford and ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford and former National Football League receiver Sidney Rice announced yesterday that they will donate their brains to medical research after their death.

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  8. Sidney Rice details bruising career before declaring brain donationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Globe and Mail

    Former Seattle Seahawks receiver Sidney Rice speaks at a news conference to announce he was donating his brain post-mortem for medical research Former Seattle Seahawks receiver Sidney Rice speaks at a news conference to announce he was donating his brain post-mortem for medical research It was a long road to a shortened National Football League career for Sidney Rice, an All-Pro receiver who retired last July at age 27 due to fears about his long-term health after numerous concussions. "The first time I actually experienced a head trauma was when I was eight years old," Rice told Reuters after announcing on Tuesday he was donating his brain to medical research after his death.

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  9. Former USC star Rice donating brain to scienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Former Seattle Seahawks and South Carolina Gamecocks wide receiver Sidney Rice says he plans to donate his brain to science after he dies. Former USC star Rice donating brain to science Former Seattle Seahawks and South Carolina Gamecocks wide receiver Sidney Rice says he plans to donate his brain to science after he dies.

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  10. NFL Champions To Donate Brains To ScienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Sky News

    New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford and former National Football League receiver Sidney Rice have announced they will donate their brains to medical research after their deaths. Rice estimated he had incurred between 15 and 20 concussions since starting to play football at the age of eight.

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    Wednesday Mar 4 | The Daily Beast

    Former Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice and New York Giants kicker Steve Weatherford said Tuesday they plan to donate their brains to medical research after they die. The two made the announcement to coincide with Brain Injury Awareness Month and with the hope that more pro football players will step forward and help further brain research.

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  12. Sidney Rice and Steve Weatherford donate brains to scienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | MSNBC

    Two more NFL veterans have promised to donate their brains to science, as doctors continue to look for ways to curb the league's concussion problem. Via Stephen Cohen of SeattlePI.com, former Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice and Giants punter Steve Weatherford made the announcement on "Fox and Friends," saying they wanted scientists to see the effects of concussions during their playing days after their deaths.

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  13. Weatherford, Rice to donate brains for medical researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Bangor Daily News

    New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford and former NFL receiver Sidney Rice announced on Tuesday that they will donate their brains to medical research after their death. Rice, who retired from the NFL last July at the age of 27 over worries about the long-term effects of absorbing so many blows to the head, and Weatherford hoped their commitment might mobilize others to aid brain disease research.

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  14. Former NFL Players Donate Brains to ScienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Boston.com

    Two retired NFL players say they're donating their brains post-mortem for medical research. Former Seattle Seahawks receiver Sidney Rice estimates he incurred 15 to 20 concussions playing football in

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  15. NFL Champions Steve Weatherford And Sidney Rice To Donate Brains To ScienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Switched

    Current New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford and former Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice announced Tuesday that they have decided to donate their brains to science in an effort to better understand the long-term cognitive effects of football. "I know it may surprise some people that I'm donating my brain," Weatherford wrote in a statement provided to The Huffington Post.

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  16. Steve Weatherford and Sidney Rice Reveal Donation for Brain Injury Awareness MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | PRWeb

    Athletes team up with brain health experts, including founder of the brain health ingredient EHTa , to raise awareness for brain injuries and brain health by donating their brains to science. Today, Steve Weatherford, current New York Giants punter, and Sidney Rice, former Seattle Seahawks wide receiver, announced the donation of their brains to science during a press conference in timing with Brain Injury Awareness Month.

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  17. NFL Player Donates Brain to ScienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | WSB-TV

    Former Seattle Seahawks Super Bowl-winning receiver Sidney Rice announced on Tuesday he would donate his brain post-mortem for medical research.

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  18. NFL pair to donate brains for researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | BBC News

    New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford and former Seattle Seahawks receiver Sidney Rice want to support studies into brain injuries. "There are a lot of issues that stem from brain injuries and it's not just professional athletes.

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  19. New York Giants' Steve Weatherford Will Donate His Brain to Concussion ResearchRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Sports Media 101

    ... drop a comment. If it's about the Giants, it's on Giants 101. On July 23, 2014, Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice announced his retirement from the NFL due to lingering issue from multiple concussions. In total, Rice is believed to have ...

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  20. Tuesday Round-Up: Seahawks sign linebacker Mister AlexanderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Seattle Seahawks

    ... eed help on the interior line and also could project Alualu as a strong-side end." Former Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice, who said he's suffered at least 10 concussions, plans to donate his brain to science .

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