ABC Baltimore (WMAR-TV): Paralyzed Loyola Football Star Gives Back to Baltimore

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April 18, 2014
An inspiring Institute patient pursues therapy and a life to help others

The Loyola star was told he would never walk again. But eight years later that hasn’t stopped Brooks from making the city he loves a better place. At Kennedy Krieger, miracle workers saddle up Van Brooks to harness like he was running in the Preakness Stakes. His foot trembles as he drags his blue and green Nikes across the floor. Watch online.

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