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Oklahoma Native, Former Jets Star Mark Gastineau Battling Serious Brain Diseases

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Former New York Jets star Mark Gastineau says he's battling serious brain diseases he believes were caused by concussions in football.

In a New York radio interview, the Oklahoma native revealed he was diagnosed with dementia, Alzheimer’s and Parkinson's a year ago.

He blames it on poor tackling technique and wants to help coaches and players follow proper techniques.

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