‘In the wake of Tua’s injury, it’s important we discuss the risk of concussions & CTE’ – Dominique

Domonique invites his wife, Ashley, and former NFL linebacker D’Qwell Jackson to discuss how football-related concussions and CTE can impact a player’s mental health in the wake of Dolphin’s QB Tua Tagovailoa sustaining a severe head and neck injury during Thursday night’s matchup against the Bengals.

00:00 Off top: Football is dangerous, and it’s not going anywhere
05:35 Domonique introduces D’Qwell Jackson
05:56 Concerns of mental illness related to concussions from football
11:27 We don’t hear about CTE until it makes a shocking headline
14:12 It is crucial to seek out therapy for your mental health
19:12Do you intentionally keep busy so you don’t fall into this dark place?
21:06 Domonique introduces Ashley Foxworth
21:23 How football-related concussions and CTE can impact an Athlete’s Mental Health
22:05 Had I known the risk of concussions & CTE, would I have played football?
27:40 Fox to Ashley: Do you worry about my future as a former player?

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