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Chris Nowinski

Chris Nowinski

Chris Nowinski is a former college football player and WWE wrestler who suffered numerous concussions during his career. Forced to retire and suffering acute post-concussive syndrome Chris delved deeply into the issues of concussions in sports and published a book in 2006 entitled Head Games. He then went on to found the Sports Legacy Institute with Dr. Robert Cantu and has been a major force in raising awareness in the sports community about the serious threat of head injury in contact sports.

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