Monday, November 11, 2013
(Dallas, TX) -- Dallas Cowboys Hall of Fame running back Tony Dorsett is confirming he's showing signs of a degenerative brain condition. Dorsett tells "The Dallas Morning News" doctors at UCLA say he likely has chronic traumatic encephalopathy. Dorsett says the news isn't all bad because researchers believe the condition can be reversed. He's hoping to "beat this" and get his quality of life back. Dorsett's diagnosis was first reported on ESPN's "Outside The Lines."