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Sean Morey, then with the Arizona Cardinals, celebrates after blocking a punt against the Seattle Seahawks in 2007. Morey, who suffers from post-concussion syndrome, retired from the NFL in 2010 on the advice of doctors. Stephen Dunn/Getty Images hide caption

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Robert Siegel On Qatar: Tiny Country, Big Influence

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U.S. To Face Ghana, Portugal And Germany In World Cup

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Obama: World Lost A Profoundly Good Man In Nelson Mandela's Death

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Fla. Prosecutor: No Sexual Assault Charges For FSU Football Star

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