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Derek Sheely lawsuit to begin

Updated: February 20, 2014, 5:26 PM ET
Associated Press

WASHINGTON -- Lawyers, the NCAA, and a helmet company are asking a judge to dismiss a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the family of a college football player who died of a head injury.

The Maryland Attorney General's Office says the suit fails to show two coaches knew Frostburg State University fullback Derek Sheely was bleeding or had a concussion when they bandaged his head and sent him back into practice.

A judge in Montgomery County, Md., is expected to hear arguments on Friday.

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