During last weekend’s Cleveland Browns game, Green Bay Packers’ tight end Jermichael Finley suffered a scary neck injury in the second half. Luckily, his spinal cord was only bruised and not severed, which would have caused permanent damage and paralysis.
Browns’ first-round draft pick Barkevious Mingo recently suffered a bruised lung and many are asking when he will return to play. It’s an injury that historically is not very common in sports, but we’re starting to see it more and more due to bigger, faster, stronger players.
LOPen started as a golf outing to benefit Akron Children’s Hospital, but has grown into a weekend of fun that also features multiple concerts and celebrity appearances.
Cancer patients welcomed three very tall and very large Cleveland Browns players into their rooms at Akron Children’s Hospital on June 19.