Tony Dorsett dealing with brain disease

November 11, 2013   // 0 Comments

(Pittsburgh Post-Gazette) Former Pitt running back Tony Dorsett has been diagnosed with early signs of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), according to a report Wednesday from ESPN's "Outside the Lines." CTE is a degenerative brain disease caused by repeated head trauma and has been linked to depression and dementia. Dorsett, 59, along with former NFL stars Joe DeLamielleure and Leonard Mar...

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