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Jim McMahon would've done it differently if he could


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#1 Frash Brastard

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Posted 27 September 2012 - 12:19 AM

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Former Chicago Bears quarterback Jim McMahon, who is suffering from early-stage dementia, has told a Chicago television station that while he appreciates what football has done for him, if he could do it over, he would play baseball.

In an interview with Fox affiliate WFLD-TV, aired Wednesday, the 53-year-old McMahon says he knows where he's going when in an airport. But when he meets people, "I'm asking two minutes later, 'Who was that?'

"When my friends call and leave me a message ... I'll read it and delete it before I respond and then I forget who called and left me a message," he added.

McMahon says he is not currently worried about his mind withering away. He says he still reads a lot and is doing other things to keep his mind active. However, he said he doesn't know whether he is getting worse.



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Posted 27 September 2012 - 12:21 AM

That might just be all the beer he drank. I have the same issue.

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Posted 27 September 2012 - 09:07 AM

He was a party boy too. Maybe that had some negative effect as well.

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Posted 27 September 2012 - 09:24 AM

He was a party boy too. Maybe that had some negative effect as well.


yeah this instantly started playing in my head




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