Former New Orleans Saint Steve Gleason Taken To Hospital Monday Night
NEW ORLEANS, LA - Former New Orleans Saint Steve Gleason, who was diagnosed with
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, was taken to the hospital from the Saints
game against the Philadelphia Eagles Monday night according to Saints
spokesman Doug Miller.
Gleason became unresponsive in the first quarter of the game and was
taken to Ochsner hospital, where he is currently alert and resting
according to his wife Michele Gleason.
Gleason attended Gleason Gras yesterday in New Orleans to raise money for ALS.