Medical questions raised

Posted: July 30, 2014 at 3:27 a.m.

A key feature of a proposed settlement of a head-injury lawsuit against the NCAA is the creation of a $70 million fund to pay for medical evaluations of current and former college players in several sports.

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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.

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