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Negedu moves on after brush with death

Tennessee and Indiana refused to take the risk, but Nigerian welcomed at New Mexico

Originally Published: May 18, 2010
By Andy Katz | ESPN.com

Emmanuel Negedu remembers the only thing he ate or drank on Sept. 28, 2009, was a milk shake. He can describe everything he did that morning and early afternoon, highlighting his weight lifting and workout sessions at the University of Tennessee's indoor football practice facility.

But he won't ever remember that moment when his heart stopped during a cardiac arrest, and he collapsed on the field before UT trainer Chad Newman and director of sports medicine Jason McVeigh heroically ...

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