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Duke draws inspiration from Holliday's fight

Duke is drawing its inspiration this season from injured receiver Blair Holliday. Holliday has been taking incremental steps toward a return to normal life at a brain injury treatment center in Atlanta. His Blue Devils teammates say they enter this season buoyed by his courage and determination. Holliday has been hospitalized since he suffered severe head injuries in a July 4 watercraft...
Via AP on Fox
August 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Injured Duke receiver talks with Cutcliffe, parents

It was another sign of progress for Duke wide receiver Blair Holliday, who was critically injured in a jet-ski accident last month. Duke coach David Cutcliffe talked with Holliday over the phone Tuesday, a day after Holliday was transferred to the Shepherd Center in Atlanta. Holliday has been hospitalized since the Fourth of July accident on Lake Tillery. After he was transported...
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
August 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Duke WR to be transferred to Atlanta center

Duke says injured receiver Blair Holliday is expected to be transferred to an Atlanta center for treatment of brain injuries. Holliday has been hospitalized since he suffered head injuries in a July 4 boating accident on a central North Carolina lake. The school said Saturday that he will be admitted to the acquired brain injury unit at the Shepherd Center. Duke updated Holliday...
Via AP on Fox
August 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Duke's Holliday transferring to brain injury unit

Duke wide receiver Blair Holliday, who has been hospitalized since July 4 when he suffered critical injuries in a jet-ski accident, is expected to be transferred next week to a facility specialized in spinal cord and brain injuries, the school announced in a statement released Saturday. The statement was the first official word on the players health since the accident on North Carolinas...
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
August 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Witness to jet-ski accident thought Duke's Blair Holliday was dead

Witness to Duke player's jet-ski crash: 'I thought he was dead.'
July 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Horrific scene after jet-ski accident: "I thought he was dead''

A witness to jet-ski accident that left Duke wide receiver Blair Holliday with critical injuries described a horrific scene that turned to heroism on the Fourth of July. Matt Johnson was one of many holiday revelers who were jolted to action Wednesday when Holliday and teammate Jamison Crowder collided on popular Lake Tillery some 125 miles south of Duke's Durham, N.C., campus...
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
July 07, 2012  |  Discuss

NFL Draft and College Football Links: July 6

Former Georgia running back Isaiah Crowell has elected to go to Alabama State instead of taking the JUCO route. Via @AJCUGADuke's Blair Holliday is in critical condition as a result of a jet ski accident that occured on July 4th. Former Auburn running back Michael Dyer has been denied immediate eligibility and will have to wait until 2013 to play for Arkansas State. Via @CBahnDefensive...
Via Optimum Scouting
July 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Dukes Holliday in critical condition after jet ski accident

Duke wide receiver Blair Holliday is in critical condition after suffering injuries in an accident on Lake Tillery in central North Carolina on Wednesday, the school announced. Holliday, a 6-foot-3, 195-pound sophomore from Sherman Oaks, Calif., was airlifted to the University of North Carolina Trauma Center on Wednesday night where he continues receiving care. According to tweets...
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
July 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Duke WR in critical condition following jet ski accident

(Credit: Duke athletic officials confirmed early Thursday afternoon that wide receiver Blair Holliday “was involved in a boating accident on Lake Tillery” Wednesday. After being transported via helicopter to the UNC Trauma Center in Chapel Hill, Holliday is currently in critical condition after suffering head injuries in the incident. There are unconfirmed...
Via Down and Distance
July 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Duke’s Blair Holliday is in a coma after a jet ski accident

The Duke Blue Devils received some terrible news today. One of their wide receivers is in a coma today after a jet ski accident. Blair Holliday is a sophomore for Duke and was involved in some sort of jet ski crash that caused him to go into a coma. Holliday played in 10 career games and had just three catches for 30 total yards, but he was slated to start for the Blue Devils this...
Via Throw The Flag
July 05, 2012  |  Discuss
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