Sports talk with Mike Utley

Greenberg, Steve
February 2006
Sporting News;2/10/2006, Vol. 230 Issue 6, p9
The article presents an interview with football player Mike Utley, who suffered a spinal cord injury. He watches football every week, in some form or fashion. He enjoys the game, always has and always will. It's part of who he was and still is today. He also advises people to make sure they do something today that they didn't do yesterday. They should make it happen today. About Barry Sanders who left the game, Utley says he was surprised that he left, but it was his choice. As a football fan, Utley loved watching him. But as an athlete, no way would he ever walk away from the game.


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