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Irish's Spond ends playing career

Notre Dame linebacker Danny Spond says he has decided to end his playing career after suffering a paralyzing migraine headache for a second straight year. Spond issued a statement Tuesday saying that because the cause of the hemiplegic migraines is not known, he decided to stop playing. Coach Brian Kelly announced Saturday that Spond had told teammates a medical condition had ended...
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August 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Notre Dame linebacker Danny Spond’s career is over

Notre Dame fans won’t be seeing Danny Spond (#13) in an Irish uniform anymore. Oh, Danny boy. The pipes, the pipes are calling on your playing days. A rough day just got a bit rougher for Notre Dame. Hours after learning that they had lost out on former RB recruit Elijah Hood, the news broke that senior linebacker Danny Spond had to retire from football due to migraines. More specifically...
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August 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Notre Dame linebacker Spond's playing career done

Notre Dame linebacker Danny Spond told his teammates Saturday his playing days are over because of an unspecified medical issue, coach Brian Kelly said. The senior from Littleton, Colo., plans to release a statement next week. ''I think what's most important is he did what's in his best interest for his future,'' the coach said. ''He's got a bright future and his immediate (future...
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August 17, 2013  |  Discuss

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