CTE ‘Is No Joke’ as Evidence Linking Brain Trauma to Aggression Continues to Mount (Video)

In the wake of Javon Belcher‘s tragic murder-suicide, many have been revisiting previous conversations about football and the injuries that come with playing, as they wonder if the sport might have contributed to the linebacker’s mental state in his final moments.

Author, researcher and former WWE wrestler Chris Nowinski joined WEEI’s Dennis and Callahan on Tuesday morning to touch on that idea, shining a light on some of the research that has been coming out in connection with head trauma, aggression and chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE.

Check out what Nowinski had to say in the above video.

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