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Jovan Belcher

File photo of Jovan Belcher.  (credit: Jamie Squire /Getty Images)

Mother Of Belcher Sues Chiefs For Wrongful Death

The mother of former Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher filed a wrongful-death lawsuit against the team Tuesday after exhuming his body so that his brain could be examined for evidence of a degenerative condition linked to repeated concussions.

12/31/2013

Former Kansas City Chiefs' linebacker Jovan Belcher's body has been exhumed more than a year after he killed his girlfriend and himself so that his brain can be examined for signs of a degenerative condition linked to repeated concussions.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Body Of Chiefs LB Belcher Exhumed For Concussion Exam

Former Kansas City Chiefs’ linebacker Jovan Belcher’s body has been exhumed more than a year after he killed his girlfriend and himself so that his brain can be examined for signs of a degenerative condition linked to repeated concussions.

12/14/2013

The residence of the unidentified girlfriend of Jovan Belcher of the Kansas City Chiefs is seen on December 1, 2012 in Kansas City, Missouri. Linebacker Jovan Belcher of the Kansas City Chiefs allegedly shot and killed his girlfriend at their home this morning, then drove to the Chiefs' practice facility and took his own life.  (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Autopsy: Chiefs LB Drunk at Time of Murder-Suicide

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Inside linebacker Jovan Belcher #59 of the Kansas City Chiefs watches from the sidelines during his final game against the Denver Broncos at Arrowhead Stadium on Nov. 25, 2012 in Kansas City, Mo. (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Police: Belcher Previously Said He ‘Would Shoot’ Girlfriend

Authorities have completed their investigation into the deaths of Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher and his 22-year-old girlfriend, formally ruling them a murder-suicide.

12/18/2012

Bob Costas

Opinion: Bob Costas, Nobody Cares What You Think Anyway

Thanks to Bob Costas following the Jovan Belcher tragedy, it’s apparent that there is no occasion in which a liberal-minded high-profile personality in society thinks that their opinion is unwelcome.

12/10/2012

Kansas City Chiefs linebacker who killed his girlfriend reportedly leaned over and kissed her after fatally shooting her. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Police Video Released In NFL Player Murder-Suicide

Police released video Friday night that shows officers finding Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher asleep in his car just hours before he killed his girlfriend and later shot himself.

12/08/2012

File photo of Jovan Belcher. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Belcher’s Mom Says She Loves Son, Slain Girlfriend

The days since Jovan Belcher killed his 22-year-old girlfriend then shot himself in the head have been very difficult for his mother, who said Wednesday that the slayings have not diminished her love for the couple.

12/05/2012

Kansas City Chiefs linebacker who killed his girlfriend reportedly leaned over and kissed her after fatally shooting her. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Report: Chiefs Player Kissed Girlfriend After Killing Her

Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher reportedly kissed his girlfriend on the forehead after killing her.

12/04/2012

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Jennifer Joyce: Belcher Tragedy is a Domestic Violence Issue

“This is not a gun issue this is a domestic violence issue,” Jennifer Joyce told KMOX’s Mark Readon.

12/03/2012

Inside linebacker Jovan Belcher #59 of the Kansas City Chiefs walks off the field during his final game against the Denver Broncos at Arrowhead Stadium on Nov. 25, 2012 in Kansas City, Mo. (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Chiefs Chairman: Belcher ‘Had Not Had A Long Concussion History’

Chiefs chairman Clark Hunt offered his condolences Sunday to the families affected by the murder-suicide involving one of his players, calling it “an incredibly difficult 24 hours for our family and for our organization.”

12/03/2012

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