Kevin Turner, Lead NFL Concussion Suit Plaintiff, Had CTE

At a Boston University medical conference on Thursday, doctors put a human touch on the often clinical diagnoses, announcing to a room stocked with family members of CTE casualties that former Patriots and Eagles fullback Kevin Turner.
0:40 | 11/04/16

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And emotional revelation and moss and doctors say a lead plaintiff in the NFL's concussion case. Also had CT he former running back Kevin turner died at the age of 46 this past spring from Lou Gehrig's disease. The doctors say his level of CT was extraordinary for an athlete his age. The head of Turner's foundation held back tears as she spoke about what the needs means for other players. Even used to always say it's not enough to make a difference he need to be the difference. And I think today. Well doctors called Turner's case the best circumstantial evidence that CT can cause Lou Gehrig's disease.

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