Dan Marino among ex-NFL players suing league

Dan Marino among ex-NFL players suing league

LAWSUIT:Dan Marino is introduced before the inaugural Pro Football Hall of Fame Fan Fest Friday, May 2, at the International Exposition Center in Cleveland. Photo: Associated Press/Mark Duncan

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Former Miami Dolphins quarterback great Dan Marino is among the latest group of football players to file a concussion-related lawsuit against the NFL.

The suit doesn’t name specific medical problems suffered by those suing.

The NFL has denied misleading players about the long-term dangers of concussions.

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