NFL Stands Behind Top Executive’s Acknowledgement that Brain Disease CTE Can Be Linked to Football

March 15, 2016

(Associated Press) – Miller told the congressional panel that brain research on former NFL players “certainly” shows a link between football and CTE. Responding to questions, Miller referenced the work of Boston University neuropathologist Dr. Ann McKee, who has found CTE in the brains of 90 former pro football players.