Eric LeGrand to Appear in New Subway AdsEric LeGrand has seen more in the last few years than most have seen in a lifetime.
Two years ago, the former Rutgers defensive lineman’s life changed forever as he attempted to make a tackle against Army. During this play, LeGrand suffered a severe injury and became paralyzed from the neck down.
That terrible tragedy hasn’t stopped LeGrand from living his life, though. According to reports, LeGrand has filmed commercials with New York Giants star Justin Tuck for the Subway sandwich franchise that will begin to air in the coming weeks.
Of the commercials, LeGrand commented,
“I am grateful for the opportunities. I gain additional inspiration and motivation from that as I train to achieve my next goal.”
The training to which he’s referring is his physical rehabilitation to learn how to walk again. He’s made great progress so far as he’s regained feeling in parts of his body and has gained the ability to stand on his own with the help of a m...