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Seattle Seahawks ‘lousy play call’ in Super Bowl XLIX blamed in obituary for man’s death

SPOKANE, Wash. — The family of a Seahawks fan who died after the Super Bowl says he would have enjoyed the dig at the team they put in the last line of his obituary: “We blame the Seahawks lousy play call for Mike’s untimely death.” advertisement | advertise on newsday The obituary for Michael Vedvik appeared Thursday in The Spokesman-Review. ...

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Pop Warner youth football sued over Wisconsin man’s suicide

By STEVE KARNOWSKI, Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The mother of a Wisconsin man who died in 2012 is suing the Pop Warner organization, saying his suicide was the result of dementia caused by brain injuries he suffered while playing youth football. Joseph Chernach was 25 when he hanged himself in his mother’s shed in Hixton, Wisconsin, in 2012. The ...

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