Posts Tagged ‘junior seau’

Bicycle Stolen from Junior Seau’s Garage Recovered

By AP A bicycle stolen from Junior Seau’s Oceanside home days after the former NFL star’s suicide has been recovered, police said. An unidentified woman called police Wednesday after seeing a bicycle that matched the description of the one that was stolen from Seau’s garage on May 7, said Oceanside police Lt. Leonard Mata. Police […]

Police Report: LB Junior Seau Fired One Shot to Kill Himself

Oceanside police say Junior Seau fired one shot from a .357-caliber Magnum to kill himself at his home May 2nd in a report that reveals details of the NFL great’s suicide. In the report released Tuesday, U-T San Diego ( says Seau’s girlfriend told police she last saw him alive that day at 7:45 a.m. […]

San Diego to Retire Junior Seau’s Number 55

The Chargers will officially retire No. 55 in honor of the late Junior Seau, Chargers president Dean Spanos announced on Friday. “Junior’s accomplishments on the field speak for themselves,” Spanos said. “His play on the field combined with his leadership and charisma became the face of this team for more than a decade. I can’t […]

Coroner Releases the Body of Junior Seau to His Family

County officials say the body of former NFL linebacker Junior Seau was released to his family this weekend after undergoing an autopsy. The North County Times reports researchers have expressed interest in studying Seau’s brain, which may have suffered many concussions during his long football career. Seau committed suicide by shooting himself in the chest […]

A Different Take on the Death of Junior Seau

-I think you can’t feel anything but sadness about Junior Seau. The news was shocking. You’re taken aback. And it raises a lot of questions. -We may never know why Seau did what he did. It is impossible to know what was going through his head. But, this illuminating piece from Trevor Pryce could provide […]

Junior Seau’s Death Officially Ruled a Suicide

Junior Seau’s death has been ruled a suicide by the San Diego County medical examiner’s office. An autopsy Thursday confirmed that the former NFL linebacker died of a gunshot wound to the chest, the medical examiner’s office said. The office said further details would be released in a final investigative report, which may take up […]

Former Chargers, Dolphins and Patriots LB Junior Seau Found Dead

In yet another tragic tale, former Chargers and Pats star linebacker Junior Seau was found shot to death at his home Wednesday morning in what police said appeared to be a suicide. Seau, who leaves behind three kids and a wife, was just 43. Police Chief Frank McCoy said Seau’s girlfriend reported finding him unconscious […]

Former LB Seau drives SUV off cliff after morning arrest – survives

Junior Seau drove his SUV off a cliff in Carlsbad, CA this morning — and survived — this according to law enforcement.  We’re told the retired NFL superstar sustained injuries in the wreck — cops are on scene. TMZ obtained these photos of Seau’s Cadillac Escalade which landed at the bottom of a cliff several […]