NFL player Konrad Reuland died at 29. But his heart saved baseball legend Rod Carew

NFL player Konrad Reuland died at 29. But his heart saved baseball legend Rod Carew

Mary Reuland leaned over the hospital bed and nestled her head on the chest of Konrad Reuland, the oldest of her three football-playing boys, a 6-foot-6, 270-pound NFL tight end who had been in a coma for almost two weeks.

It was the morning of Dec. 12, in the intensive care unit of the UCLA Medical…

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