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Sports Junkies: Mark Rypien Shares Struggles With Memory Loss

Super Bowl XXVI MVP Mark Rypien and his daughter Angela joined the Junkies in-studio for a full hour Thursday, and reminisced about the ’91 season and Angela’s new deal with the Baltimore Charm. Most notably though, was Rypien’s discussion about concussions and memory loss.

106.7 The Fan–05/17/2012

Nicklas Backstrom

Elfin: Never Rush Back Too Soon If You Don’t Know Long-Term Effects

Concussions are the “hot” injury in sports, the long-term effects of which can be devastating, and we need not look any further than Super Bowl-winning quarterback, Mark Rypien.


Quarterback Mark Rypien of the Washington Redskins looks on during Super Bowl XXVI against the Buffalo Bills at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  The Reskins won the game, 37-24.  Rypien was named the game's MVP. (credit: Getty Images)

Former Redskins QB Mark Rypien And 125 Ex-Players File Concussion Lawsuit Against NFL

Former Washington Redskins quarterback Mark Rypien and 125 other former players sued the NFL over the lingering effects of head injuries.

106.7 The Fan–03/27/2012