Jim McMahon

Former BYU QB Jim McMahon's brain in hands of inventor of the MRI

Former BYU and Chicago Bear quarterback legend has begun treatments at the hands of a famous New York City doctor. Read more »

Nov. 13, 2012


I'll keep the memories for Cougar great Jim McMahon

Jim McMahon's girlfriend says he sometimes picks up his car keys but forgets his destination. He walks into a room and wonders why. He told sports radio host Dan... Read more »

Oct. 18, 2012


BYU football: Athletic director Tom Holmoe says he wants Jim McMahon's jersey retired

Former BYU and Chicago Bears quarterback Jim McMahon has accomplished a lot in his life. But one honor he hasn't received is having his jersey number retired at his... Read more »

Oct. 18, 2012


BYU football notebook: Former Y. great Ty Detmer to be honored at halftime

Former BYU quarterback Ty Detmer, the 1990 Heisman Trophy winner, will be honored at halftime of Saturday's game against Oregon State. Read more »

Oct. 12, 2012


Did Jim McMahon's concussions cause dementia?

Jim McMahon isn't completely losing his mind, but he is noticing dementia-like symptoms, which he says are a product of concussions incurred on the playing field... Read more »

Sept. 28, 2012


Former BYU, Bears QB Jim McMahon talks of early-stage dementia

Former Chicago Bears and BYU quarterback Jim McMahon, who is suffering from early-stage dementia, has told a Chicago television station that while he appreciates what... Read more »

Sept. 26, 2012


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