T.J. Carrie almost always lifts his shirt up when he’s talking to the kids.
He’s talking about hope, after all, and so he lifts that shirt high and he shows off the long scar, the one that bleeds down the center of his chest and is impossible to miss.
Carrie was just 15 years old when doctors cut him open, to reposition a misaligned coronary artery. He wasn’t supposed to play competitive sports. He definitely wasn’t supposed to play in college. And he absolutely in no way was supposed to run and hit people in the National Football League.Click here to read more