Minnesota Gophers Player and Cancer Survivor Gets His Chance (Grab the Tissue Box)
Written by Tony Schultz on October 21, 2019
Casey O’Brien is a walk on player for the MN Golden Gophers football team. He was a promising quarterback coming out of high school. That changed with a cancer diagnosis. After 4 different treatments and several surgeries he was able to play in a college football game and things got pretty emotional with head coach PJ Fleck. It’s about more than football.