Auburn offensive lineman Shon Coleman will make the trip to New York City for the first round of the NFL Draft on Thursday where he will get to announce a first-round pick, according to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.
Coleman, a sophomore left tackle, was diagnosed with leukemia in 2010, just a few weeks after the five-star recruit signed his letter of intent with the Tigers. After...
Shon Coleman is reminded of his impact nearly every time he checks his Facebook account. He has nearly 5,000 friends, some of whom are from "halfway around the country" that connected with him through a similar experience.
He's touched by the direct messages, but he also gets love on his Facebook wall with uplifting comments such as "proud of...
AUBURN, Ala. (AP) Shon Coleman finally finds himself engaged in the kind of battle an athlete covets, fighting for a starting job instead of survival.
Auburn offensive tackle Shon Coleman talks about spring practice with the Tigers.
The NCAA has granted Auburn offensive lineman Shon Coleman a sixth year of eligibility.
Coleman was diagnosed with leukemia in the spring of 2010 about a month after signing with the Tigers. Auburn kept his scholarship available, and Coleman signed with the Tigers a year later.
He hasn't played the past two years, which Auburn said was due to leukemia.
Tigers coach Gus Malzahn...
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January 18, 2013
Auburn football coach Gus Malzahn received good news on the status of offensive lineman Shon Coleman.
Auburn offensive lineman Shon Coleman talks about getting back on the practice field for the Tigers.
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Cancer survivor Shon Coleman took part in his first Auburn practice Wednesday.
Auburn Coach Gene Chizik talks about Shon Coleman's return, Wednesday's practice, and more.