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HoustonFrog
10-16-2007, 04:28 PM
Man, after the story with Everson I was hoping he would get better

http://sports.espn.go.com/nfl/news/story?id=3066349

DALLAS -- Former Dallas Cowboys running back Ron Springs is hospitalized in a coma, more than seven months after receiving a kidney donated by ex-teammate Everson Walls.

The Washington Redskins said Tuesday that cornerback Shawn Springs, son of the 50-year-old Springs, has flown to Dallas to be with his father.

It wasn't immediately clear what caused Ron Springs, who suffered from diabetes, to lapse into a coma or when he was hospitalized. Calls to the family weren't returned.

Dallas-Fort Worth television station KTVT first reported Springs' condition.

steelbtexan
10-16-2007, 05:30 PM
May gods hand be with you Ron.

WWJD
10-17-2007, 01:42 PM
I use to watch Ron play! Praying for him.

Showtime100
10-17-2007, 03:33 PM
Thoughts and Prayers with you and your family, Ron.

StarStruck
10-17-2007, 10:01 PM
I heard earlier tonight that doctors said that there isn't any hope for recovery, no brain activity has been detected and he has been on a respirator since surgery to have a cyst removed from his elbow. Very sad news.

WWJD
10-18-2007, 01:44 PM
That is so sad.

HOU-TEX
10-18-2007, 02:01 PM
That really stinks! He was beginning to look well too.