10/02/2011 12:08 pm ET | Updated Dec 02, 2011

Paralyzed NFL Player, Mike Utley, Still Fighting To Walk, 20 Years After Injury

Most people would have given up on the idea of walking again if it had been nearly two decades since they had done it last.

But almost 20 years to the day since he was paralyzed on an NFL football field, it appears as if the resolve of former Detroit Lions offensive lineman Mike Utley hardens each day in pursuit of his dream: Walking off the field at the Lions’ stadium, Ford Field.


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