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Curry invites cancer survivor to draft

Updated: April 14, 2009, 4:46 PM ET
Associated Press

When Aaron Curry realized he'd be one of nine players invited to the NFL draft, he knew he'd put on an expensive suit and surround himself with his family on one of the biggest days of his life.

The Wake Forest linebacker wanted to do something unique, too.

Curry wound up at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, Tenn., on Monday. In a prearranged meeting set up by his agent and hospital officials, Curry told wide-eyed, 12-year-old Bryson Merriweather he wanted a tour of ...

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