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Dave Duerson

Dave Duerson, 50, a four-time Pro Bowl safety who played on Super Bowl winners with the Chicago Bears and New York Giants, killed himself on Feb. 18, 2011, at his home in Sunny Isles Beach, Fla. He had struggled with a brain disease linked to repeated hits to the head and, prior to his suicide, had asked that his brain be studied after death for signs of damage. He was 50. Full obituaryChicago Tribune