BEN PIKE NEWS

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Life has come at former Toledo defensive end Ben Pike as fast as any lead blocker ever did. A few months after giving up his final year of college football, Pike has a college degree, two jobs, and on Saturday he'll have a wife. It's all what he'd hoped to have-- especially the wife part. Pike walked away from football after the 2012 season to spend more time with his...
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June 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Toledo DE Ben Pike Gives Up Football To Care For Leukemia-Stricken Fianceé Ashlee Barrett

Toledo defensive end Ben Pike may not have been an All American, but his name was on the radar of NFL scouts.  That’s what makes this story even more amazing. Cleveland.com is reporting that the Rockets star defensive end is walking away from football to take care of his Leukemia stricken fiancée’ Ashlee Barrett. Pike and Barrett first learned that she was battling Leukemia...
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February 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Toledo DE Ben Pike Gives Up Football To Care For Leukemia-Stricken Fiancee’

Toledo defensive end Ben Pike may not have been an All American, but his name was on the radar of NFL scouts.  That’s what makes this story even more amazing. Cleveland.com is reporting that the Rockets star defensive end is walking away from football to take care of his Leukemia stricken fiancée’ Ashlee Barrett. Pike and Barrett first learned that she was battling Leukemia...
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February 14, 2013  |  Discuss
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