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Deaf Football Player Joining the Univ. of Nebraska

Todd Honas is set to join the Huskers as a preferred walk-on for the upcoming football season.

View video: http://abcnews.go.com/US/video/deaf-football-player-joining-univ-nebraska-38542596

Source: ABC News

Lummer wins regional flag football honor

By Bill Cauley

marylandCitrine Lummer, of Frederick, plays just about every sport imaginable.

The 11-year-old Maryland School for the Deaf sixth-grader participates in volleyball, softball, basketball, track, gymnastics, soccer and cheerleading as part of MSD’s athletic and recreational programs.

Five years ago, flag football caught Lummer’s fancy.

Read more: http://www.fredericknewspost.com/sports/level/recreational/lummer-wins-regional-flag-football-honor/article_256b9fe5-7178-5870-b695-b38c2d3afb02.html

Source: Frederick News Post

Deaf 10 year old rocks Hudgins football camp

By Justin Willis

KMPH — A valley athlete is turning heads after a football camp in Hanford this past weekend.

Fox 26 KMPH News photographer Ryan Hudgins holds a youth football camp every year.

Read more: http://kmph-kfre.com/great-day/the-willis-sports-report-deaf-10-year-old-rocks-hudgins-football-camp

Source: Fox26 KMPH News

Partially Deaf Recruit Darrion Green Lands 1st Offer from Harbaugh, Michigan

By Damon Sayles

For some, a dream is just that—a dream.

Darrion Green had a dream of one day playing college football. That dream heightened every day and became more of a goal with every disparaging remark. Green is a rising 3-star cornerback from Dallas who also happens to be partially deaf.

Read more: http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2625370-hearing-impaired-recruit-darrion-green-lands-1st-offer-from-harbaugh-michigan

Source: Bleacher Report

Former Lufkin Panther still succeeding on field despite being deaf

By Caleb Beames

TRINITY, TX (KTRE) - It has been a long road for Demontrai Lewis, but it's a road that is not ending soon.

Lewis was a standout at Lufkin High School. Lewis won several player of the week and all-district honors while becoming a leader on the Pack defense.

Read more & view video: http://www.ktre.com/story/31133870/former-lufkin-panther-still-succeeding-on-field-despite-being-deaf

Source: KTRE

Police recommend charges against Seattle FB Derrick Coleman

BELLEVUE, Wash. (AP) — Police recommended felony charges of vehicular assault and hit-and-run against Seattle Seahawks fullback Derrick Coleman on Monday for an October car crash after which he acknowledged smoking synthetic marijuana.

Read more: http://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/nfl/2016/01/25/police-recommend-charges-against-seattle-fb-derrick-coleman/79321206/

Source: USA Today

 
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