Troy Aikman: 'I don't have any long-term concussion side effects'

Troy Aikman, former NFL player and current NFL analyst for FOX Sports, answers questions from the press during the FOX Sports media availablility in the Empire East Ballroom, at Super Bowl XLVIII Media Center at the Sheraton New York Times Square on Janua
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Three-time Super Bowl winning quarterback Troy Aikman says that he has no long-term side effects after being hospitalised with a concussion during his playing career.

Troy Aikman has said that he does not have any problems as a result of a concussion suffered during his playing career.

2013 documentary League of Denial revealed that the former Dallas Cowboys quarterback was hospitalised following the 1994 NFC championship game with a severe concussion, before going on to play in the Super Bowl.

The three-time Super Bowl champion, who now works as a commentator, told Newsday: "I feel great. I'm great. I haven't had any issues. You hear about the different guys coming out, and it's a concern."

Aikman underwent a neurological exam lasting three to four hours last year, confirming that his cognitive functions are in full working order.

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