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Legendary NFL Player and Hall of Fame Inductee, Steve McMichael Hospitalized Again with ALS diagnosis

BySamantha Jones

Apr 4, 2024
Steve McMichael, former Chicago Bears DT and Hall of Famer, undergoing testing following hospital stay

Steve McMichael, a legendary NFL player and recently inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, has been hospitalized once again this week. The news was shared by his son-in-law, Jarrett Payton, who stated that McMichael is undergoing tests while in the hospital. This comes after McMichael was previously hospitalized for over a week in February due to multiple health issues.

McMichael had an illustrious career as a defensive tackle for the Chicago Bears for 13 seasons. During his time with the Bears, he played a significant role on the legendary 1985 Bears defense, which is considered one of the best in history. After leaving the Bears, McMichael spent his final NFL season with the Green Bay Packers before retiring from professional football.

Unfortunately, McMichael has been battling ALS since being diagnosed in 2021. Despite his health struggles, his induction into the Hall of Fame earlier this year marked a significant milestone in his football legacy. At 66 years old, McMichael remains a beloved figure in the football community, with fans and former teammates rallying in support of him during this challenging time.

Steve McMichael’s contributions to football will always be remembered as one of greatest defensive tackles of all time. His legacy will continue to inspire future generations of athletes and fans alike.

By Samantha Jones

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