| Jan 31, 2013
| 2:51 PM
Rodney Harrison, the former all-pro safety for the San Diego Chargers and New England Patriots, said he's scared for his future after sustaining numerous concussions during his playing days.
"I'm scared to death," Harrison said in an interview with...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 6:23 PM
What happened to Daniel Brett is the worst-case scenario.
After constant, excruciating headaches that stemmed from multiple concussions and months of unsuccessful treatment, the 16-year-old chose suicide as the way to free himself from the pain.
| Sep 29, 2012
| 8:38 PM
El CAJON — Any thoughts that the Orange Coast College football team was building on a potentially special season were likely washed away by a deluge of 35 straight points by host Grossmont Saturday.
Grossmont rallied from a 10-0 deficit to earn a...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 9:07 PM
The long and painful drought for college football fans ends this weekend.
For many local residents it marks the return of their beloved alma mater, the University of Southern California, from the wasteland of limited scholarships and no bowl...
| Sep 11, 2012
The Oceanside home of the late NFL star Junior Seau has sold for $1.975 million.
Built in 1997, the three-bedroom, 21/2-bathroom beachfront house contains 2,238 square feet of living space. The lower level features an additional bedroom and bathroom as...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 3:37 PM
SAN DIEGO -- The Chargers home opener against the Tennessee Titans on Sunday will be televised locally after all.
The Chargers had a couple thousand tickets to sell or risk a TV blackout in Southern California, per NFL policy. However, the league granted...
| Jun 23, 2012
| 7:21 PM
The call comes from an unknown number. I pick up and hear an unfamiliar voice.
"This is Brandon Marshall. ... I understand you're trying to find out some information about me."
Marshall — the biggest, and riskiest, addition to the Bears this...
| May 3, 2012
Through her tears, Luisa Seau said that there had been no warning of this. How could her son, Junior, who had so much promise in his life and during a glittery football career, want to kill himself? "I don't understand," she wailed.
But Seau, 43, a...
| May 4, 2012
| 4:00 PM
OCEANSIDE, Calif. -- The gun that former San Diego Chargers linebacker Junior Seau used to shoot himself in the chest was not registered to him, investigators said Friday.
Detectives are still trying to determine who owns the gun, Oceanside police Lt....
| May 11, 2012
| 7:44 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Local sports hero Junior Seau was laid to rest in his native Oceanside Friday as 20,000 of fans flocked to Qualcomm Stadium for a public memorial service, which included the retirement of Seau's "55" jersey.
Several former Chargers shared...
| May 2, 2012
| 11:14 PM
Whether or not Junior Seau's NFL career played a role in his suicide may never be known, but for former 49er Dan Bunz the situation is all to familiar.
"You're on that stage," said Bunz. "And you're given the best treatment, the best medications for...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 4:34 PM
For the fourth straight Christmas, African American ministers in San Diego are sponsoring a no-questions-asked gun exchange in which weapons can be turned in for gift cards. About 540 firearms were "taken off the streets" through the exchange program in.....