Widow of Former NFL Player Speaks Out on Mental Health


With the ultimate mental health of current and retired NFL players being on the forefront of issues facing the league, it’s no surprise that some of the people impacted by past incidents have opted to speak out. In a segment with CNN, Christine Dronett, the wife of former NFL player Shane Dronett, discusses her husband’s brain damage, dementia and suicide.


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