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The FRONTLINE Interview: Sydney Seau

  • Aired: 10/08/2013
  • 28:59
  • Rating: NR
Her father was legendary linebacker Junior Seau, who in 2012, committed suicide at his California home. After his death, researchers at the NIH discovered CTE in his brain. She says football changed her dad, leaving him forgetful, depressed and prone to fits of sporadic anger. She spoke to League of Denial author Mark Fainaru-Wada on Feb. 15, 2013.
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The FRONTLINE Interview: Sydney Seau
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Her father, Junior Seau, committed suicide after playing 19 seasons in the NFL.
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Funding for FRONTLINE is provided through the support of PBS viewers and by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. Major funding for FRONTLINE is provided by John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. Additional funding is provided by the Park Foundation, the John and Helen Glessner Family Trust, the Ford Foundation, Wyncote Foundation, and the FRONTLINE Journalism Fund with major support from Jon and Jo Ann Hagler on behalf of the Jon L. Hagler Foundation.
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