1. Retired football player Ben Utecht played six seasons in the NFL, winning Super Bowl XLI with the Colts. He recently released a song about one day forgetting his family’s names as a result of sustained damage from multiple concussions.
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2. Utecht is only 33, but he is already experiencing memory loss.
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3. In his new song, You Will Always Be My Girls, Utecht sings about his “mind slipping away.”
5. Listen to the full song here:
6. The NFL recently reached a settlement that will grant unrestricted compensation to retired players who have developed, or believe they may develop, a cognitive injury.
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