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Eric Legrand Injury

And Then There Was a Win

Maya Ana Callender | Posted 07.15.2012 | Teen
Maya Ana Callender

Eric LeGrand suffered a spinal cord injury that paralyzed him. Even though LeGrand will never play football again, he is set to graduate from college next year and hopefully become a well-known sportscaster.

Thanks to Greg Schiano for Brightening Up NFL News

Ann Liguori | Posted 05.04.2012 | Sports
Ann Liguori

The NFL has been stuck in a swamp of tragedy and negativity recently, but enter Greg Schiano and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and their recent 'symbolic' signing of Eric LeGrand, and immediately, a smile comes across your face!

Paralyzed Rutgers Player Doesn't Feel Sorry For Himself

AP | By TOM CANAVAN | Posted 06.25.2011 | College

JACKSON, N.J. -- Paralyzed Rutgers football player Eric LeGrand doesn't believe in feeling sorry for himself, getting angry or wondering "Why me?" It...

Paralyzed Rutgers Player Released From Rehab

AP | Posted 05.30.2011 | College

PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Paralyzed Rutgers football player Eric LeGrand was released from the Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation on Wednesday and will li...

Paralyzed Rutgers Football Player: 'I Believe That I Will Walk One Day'

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Paralyzed Rutgers football player Eric LeGrand told ESPN in an interview that aired Friday morning he believes he will walk again....

Great News For Paralyzed Rutgers Football Player

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

PISCATAWAY, N.J. — Injured Rutgers football player Eric LeGrand has movement in his shoulders and sensation throughout his body. Rutgers announ...

Rutgers Team, About 100 Students Rally For Paralyzed Football Player

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. — About 100 students and friends, and most of the Rutgers football team attended a rally to support paralyzed Scarlet Knights de...

Eric LeGrand, Rutgers Player, Paralyzed From Neck Down

AP | DAN GELSTON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Rutgers defensive tackle Eric LeGrand was paralyzed below the neck after making a tackle during a game against Army, and he will remain hospitalized f...

Rutgers' Eric LeGrand To Receive Courage Award

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

DALLAS — Rutgers defensive tackle Eric LeGrand, paralyzed from the neck down, has some sensation in his hands. Rutgers spokesman Jason Baum sai...