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Former NFL Player: how players can avoid head injuries

DAVENPORT- Head injuries are becoming a big concern for parents of young football players,

We had Breakfast With Julian Vandervelde Thursday, November 9 on Good Morning Quad Cities. 237 more words


Former NFL player discusses life after football

DAVENPORT- Life after the National Football League can be tough for many players, but for one local athlete, the transition has been relatively easy,

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Life in the NFL: A chat with former NFL player, Julian Vandervelde

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You may recognize his name if you’re a Davenport Central Alum, an Iowa Hawkeyes fan, or a follower of the Philadelphia Eagles. 195 more words


Local NFL players speak out: CTE found in 99-percent of former NFL players' brains that were tested

DAVENPORT– Known for hard hits and powerful tackles, it’s football.

“Football is the greatest teacher I’ve ever had,” says former NFL player Julian Vandervelde.

He speaks from experience. 365 more words