Junior Seau was one of the most dynamic and beloved linebackers in NFL history. in 2012 at the age of 43, Seau committed suicide. It was later discovered that Seau had suffered from CTE, the same brain disease that’s been found in dozens of other deceased players
Last week, The NFL said they wouldn’t allow Seau’s daughter Sydney to speak on behalf of her father at his induction ceremony this Saturday. After outrage from fans and the media, the two sides reached a compromise. Instead of giving a speech , Sydney was interviewed on stage following a video tribute to her father.
In the video above you can see Sydney’s tribute at the official Hall of Fame Ceremony, below is the speech Sydney wanted to give at the ceremony.
Via the NY Times.