No laughing matter, it's time to protect yourself. Here's my "damage control" so far. Disclaimer: I'm not a financial advisor of any kind nor do I get any compensation for mentioning goods or services.
Hernandez's family takes on the NFL in the first "loss of consortium" lawsuit against the NFL due to CTE. Hernandez who committed suicide this year had stage 3 of 4 CTE, the worst case seen in someone so young.