Pro Football Hall of Famer Warren Sapp is donating his mind for medical research.
Sapp announced Tuesday that his mind will go to a Concussion Legacy Foundation after his death.
The 44-year-old says in an essay on a Players’ Tribune website that he’s started to feel a effects of a many hits he took during his 13-year NFL career. He pronounced he’s privately turn endangered about his memory.
Sapp pronounced he hopes his concession can assistance forestall concussions and permanent mind repairs for destiny football players.
Sapp played defensive tackle from 1995-2003 for a Tampa Bay Buccaneers, where he warranted 7 trips to a Pro Bowl and a Super Bowl ring in 2002. He played for a Oakland Raiders from 2004-2007.