Clemson Tiger Football: A Class Act For Reaching Out To Mark Herzlich

Posted by Chad Hensley on September-24-2009 Add Comments

Since it didn't have to do with a pro athlete committing a crime or a college athlete punching somebody in the face, you probably missed this story unless you are a Clemson or Boston College fan. 

Mark Herzlich, the reigning Defensive Player of the Year in the ACC, was diagnosed in May with Ewing's Sarcoma, a rare bone cancer, in his left leg.

This past Saturday, the Tigers and Eagles played at Death Valley, and the Clemson Tiger football team presented Mark with a jersey, signed by the whole team. 

Here is a letter from Mark's father to the Clemson faithful.


Dear Clemson Fans:

FirstMy son is Mark Herzlich, the BC linebacker recovering from Cancer. The entire Tiger ...

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