Seau, the former
Tight end Alex Holmes also played for USC -- long after Seau's era -- and played eight games in the NFL with Miami in 2005. He tweeted about the proposed settlement on Thursday morning.
The proposed settlement comes out to about $170,000 per affected player. Lawyers in the talks said the proposed agreement was reached about 2 a.m. Thursday.
Those involved in the suits included Seau's family and icons Eric Dickerson and Tony Dorsett.
Michael McCann (@McCannSportsLaw), legal analyst for