Posts Tagged ‘Korey Stringer’

Stringer Institute Reminds People Of Heat Dangers

It has been almost nine years since Vikings offensive tackle Korey Stringer died of heat stroke.  At the turn of the decade, the Korey Stringer Institute is doing their best to remember and honor the lineman by trying their hardest to prevent similar deaths. Apparently everywhere in the United States except for where I live […]

Stringer’s Family Wins Important Court Ruling

The Pioneer Press reports that late Viking Korey Stringer’s family has won an important court ruling against equipment maker Riddell: The family of former Vikings Pro Bowl offensive tackle Korey Stringer won an important victory in federal district court Friday against equipment manufacturer Riddell. A federal district judge in Columbus, Ohio, said Riddell Inc. had […]

Stringer’s Widow Reportedly Settles Suit With NFL

ESPN.com reports the widow of former Vikings offensive tackle Korey Stringer has settled her lawsuit with the National Football League. According to the report, the agreement between Kelci Stringer and the NFL says the league will support her efforts to create a heat illness prevention program for athletes of all ages. No other terms of […]