Friday Sports Briefs

Junior Seau Found to Have CTE ESPN reported yesterday that football legend Junior Seau, who committed suicide in May, suffered from  chronic traumatic encephalopathy, a brain disease that has been found in numerous other former football players.  Mark Fainaru-Wada, Jim Avila and Steve Fainaru of ESPN.com have the story. Football Player Sues Louisville Christian Dennie of the […]

Ricky Santos Update: Former Gator QB Chris Leak to Try Out for Chiefs

Former University of New Hampshire quarterback Ricky Santos may face another hurdle in his quest to make an NFL roster.  The Kansas City Chiefs, who signed Santos following the NFL Draft last Sunday, will be bring in another quarterback for a tryout: Chris Leak, the former University of Florida standout. Leak, like Santos went undrafted in last year’s […]

UNH Quarterback Ricky Santos Signs With Chiefs

Ricky Santos, the record-setting University of New Hampshire quarterback, who was passed over in this weekend’s NFL Draft, has landed with the Kansas City Chiefs.  According to his agent, Brad Blank, Santos received interest from several teams following the conclusion of the draft.  Kansas City, with their current quarterback corps (Brodie Croyle, Damon Huard, David Greene […]