Former 49ers great Dwight Clark, shown in a 2013 file photo, announced on Twitter he has ALS and suspects playing football might have caused the illness.
Former 49ers great Dwight Clark, shown in a 2013 file photo, announced on Twitter he has ALS and suspects playing football might have caused the illness. TONY AVELAR The Associated Press
Former 49ers great Dwight Clark, shown in a 2013 file photo, announced on Twitter he has ALS and suspects playing football might have caused the illness. TONY AVELAR The Associated Press

Dwight Clark’s ALS diagnosis hits hard, gives pause to this football fan

March 20, 2017 03:47 PM

UPDATED March 20, 2017 04:15 PM

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