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News that late Washington State QB Tyler Hilinski, 21, had brain disease is frightening

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    Tyler Hilinski, the late Washington State quarterback who took his own life in January at age 21, had chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), a progressive degenerative brain disease, at the time of his suicide, his parents revealed on NBC’s “Today.”

There can be few more sobering heralds to the coming of the college football season than this week’s disclosures about Tyler Hilinski, the late Washington State quarterback. Read more

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