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12-05-2012, 10:20 AM
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Originally Posted by What the Faulk View Post
No one is trying to justify it. Saying CTE causes brain damage which causes irrational behavior is not justifying it. He's still a villain and would be facing stiff, deserved punishment had he not taken his life. But to ignore that it may be a cause would be foolish. It's not a matter of justifying anything, but trying to look out for future players who may eventually suffer from CTE.
No more than his alcoholism, partying, jealously, anger, drug abuse, etc.

I think labeling it as a 'cause' is better than saying it was the reason he did it.

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