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Looks like he continued playing football even after his initial diagnosis in 2011…

https://www.msn.com/en-us/sports/ncaafb/former-florida-raiders-linebacker-neiron-ball-dies-after-long-battle-with-rare-brain-condition/ar-AAH5Hbj?li=BBnbfcL

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Interesting that Neiron was able to pass the required NCAA and NFL physicals to be allowed to play football… Perhaps, he kept it a secret(like many of us) or those teams didn’t understand the significance? GK

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Thanks for sharing the article, certainly tragic. To play at that level, the impacts they are subject to had to have elevated the risk incredibly. Take Care, John

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