In this Sept. 2, 1973 file photo, New York Jets quarterback Joe Namath (12) gets set to pass as New Orleans’ Billy Newsome (78) puts on the pressure during a football game, in New Orleans. Jets blocking are Winston Hill (75) and Mike Adamle (1). Adamle, a former NFL running back who went on to a long career as a Chicago and national sportscaster, says he has dementia.
In this Sept. 2, 1973 file photo, New York Jets quarterback Joe Namath (12) gets set to pass as New Orleans’ Billy Newsome (78) puts on the pressure during a football game, in New Orleans. Jets blocking are Winston Hill (75) and Mike Adamle (1). Adamle, a former NFL running back who went on to a long career as a Chicago and national sportscaster, says he has dementia. File photo Associated Press
In this Sept. 2, 1973 file photo, New York Jets quarterback Joe Namath (12) gets set to pass as New Orleans’ Billy Newsome (78) puts on the pressure during a football game, in New Orleans. Jets blocking are Winston Hill (75) and Mike Adamle (1). Adamle, a former NFL running back who went on to a long career as a Chicago and national sportscaster, says he has dementia. File photo Associated Press

Former Chiefs running back Mike Adamle says he has dementia and likely CTE

February 08, 2017 11:40 AM