The story that came out of the Saints vs. Texans game Sunday about Steve Gleason ripped a hole in my heart the size of the Superdome. ALS or Lou Gehrig’s Disease is one of the scariest diseases in the world and to see a man who means as much to a city as Gleason go through it is hard to see.

Jim Henderson of New Orleans’ CBS affiliate WWL-TV has long been known for his commentaries on sports issues often times surrounding the New Orleans area. This week, it was appropriately done on Gleason and , like always, very eloquently.

Please take the time and watch the video.

By J. Ford

Jonathan Ford is a 2006 graduate of Louisiana Tech University with a degree in Computer Information Systems. He grew up in the New Orleans suburb of Mandeville and currently lives in Nashville, TN with his wife and two pets.

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