A former San Diego State football player wants a judge to reject the proposed settlement of a class-action lawsuit against the
The request came in a federal court filing in Chicago on behalf of Anthony Nichols. The former offensive lineman is one of thousands of athletes who would be affected by the deal.
Under the settlement proposed in July, the NCAA would set aside $70 million to diagnose current and former athletes for brain trauma.
Friday's filing criticizes provisions barring the class as a whole from seeking a single sum in damages.