Friday, March 05, 2010

Gladiators Die Young

Yet another ex-NFL player dies *young*...

Every time I hear news like this I am reminded of what my therapist (physical!) in Brooklyn told me some 6 years ago.

He said that these pro athletes, most especially American football players, that their *insides* are a mess. He said they down so many anti-inflammatories throughout their career - to speed back from injury - that it all but guarantees an early death.

What a shame....because most of them leave large broods behind!

May the echoes of the Coliseum warm their buried bones...

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