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Looking at the lawsuit participants

Posted: July 30, 2014 at 3:30 a.m.

After suffering several concussions, former Central Arkansas wide receiver Derek Owens (7) began to struggle with his studies. He had previously excelled in the classroom, but he dropped out of school in 2011.

After suffering several concussions, former Central Arkansas wide receiver Derek Owens (7) began to struggle with his studies. He had previously excelled in the classroom, but he dropped out of school in 2011.

Ten head-injury lawsuits filed against the NCAA were consolidated into one federal class-action suit in Chicago, where a settlement was announced Tuesday.

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