Gophers' Casey O'Brien Earns National HonorO'Brien received the Disney Spirit Award Thursday evening for his fight against his own cancer. O'Brien has battled back from it four times.
‘Let’s Do This!!’: Gophers’ Casey O’Brien To Undergo Surgery AgainThe Gopher football player who has beaten cancer four times is about to undergo surgery once again.
Lives Changed By Cancer, Two Gopher Athletes Team Up For Ambitious Fundraiser Ahead Of Border Battle Against BadgersThis year, two University of Minnesota Gopher athletes were united by a fate no one wants to be part of: either losing someone to cancer, or fighting it.
'If I Can, Then You Can': Gophers' Casey O'Brien Doesn't Want Any Cancer Victim Giving UpWhen he was first diagnosed in high school, doctors told the quarterback he couldn't run, so he changed positions to be a holder. When chemotherapy kept him out of the game, he took up golf.
'God's Cancer Angel': Grandfather Of Gopher Football's Casey O'Brien Reflects On Gophers DebutIt is the sports moment everyone is talking about.
Gophers’ Casey O'Brien, 4-Time Cancer Survivor, Named Big Ten Special Teams Player Of The WeekUniversity of Minnesota placeholder and four-time cancer survivor Casey O’Brien has been honored by the Big Ten after his performance Saturday.
Four-Time Cancer Survivor O'Brien Plays For No. 20 MinnesotaIt was a moment Casey O'Brien dreamed about, but thought would never occur.
After Beating Bone Cancer, Aspiring Football Player Will Head To Citrus BowlAmong the number of people heading down to Florida to watch the Minnesota Gophers take on the Missouri Tigers in the Citrus Bowl on New Year's Day is the O'Brien family.