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East Buchanan's Mike Ellis Overcomes Stroke To Play Football Again
By John Campbell, TV9 Sports
BYRON, Iowa - East Buchanan linebacker Mike Ellis suffered a stroke in 2011 and was told by doctors that he might not walk out of the hospital, let alone play football again.
A year later, he took the field once more. TV9 Sports' John Campbell profiles Ellis in the video above.