SHOCK!!! JOVAN BELCHER FAMILY AND OTHERS SUE THE KANSAS CITY CHIEFS!!!
The concussion lawsuit is set to change the NFL game and Kansas City is at the epicenter of the drama which now includes a lawsuit from the family of a guy who murdered his lady friend before killing himself.
KSHB: Family of Jovan Belcher sues Kansas City Chiefs in wrongful death suit
Apparently, the NFL is to blame for the murder/suicide tragedy:
"The family attorney said the suit was exploring what impact football-related brain injuries may have had on Belcher leading up to Belcher murdering Kassandra Perkins and later killing himself in December 2012."
KCTV5 - Mom: Chiefs responsible for Belcher's murder-suicide
Additionally . . .
KC Biz Journal: Chiefs face second concussion lawsuit
“Like the tobacco industry in its efforts to minimize the relation between its products and serious health conditions … the professional football industry as exemplified by Defendant has taken efforts to minimize the relation between its ‘product’ … and serious health conditions,” the petition said.
On the bright side . . . This could usher in the era of touch football that might offer more opportunity to the always mediocre Kansas City franchise.
Developing . . .