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Local Man Whose Father Died Of ALS Hosts High-Flying Fundraiser

A local man is hosting a high-flying party to raise money for the Brigance Brigade Foundation, formed by former Ravens star O.J. Brigance, who is battling ALS.

09/20/2013

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Shining Light On Domestic Violence: ALS Technology Exposes Signs Of Abuse

Exposing the signs of domestic violence. Too often, the bruises from abuse hide beneath a victim’s skin, making it hard to prove what happened.

05/16/2013

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O.J. Brigance Brigade Raises Awareness For ALS At Annual Fiesta 5K

It started seven years ago, and it’s become the largest ALS event in the Baltimore area. The fight against Lou Gehrig’s disease is being led by former Raven O.J. Brigance, who was diagnosed with the disease six years ago.

04/29/2013

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O.J. Brigance Puts On Benefit Concert For ALS Patients

The fight against ALS brings hundreds of people to the Baltimore Sound Stage, and it was all thanks to former Ravens player O.J. Brigance.

04/06/2013

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Former Ravens Player O.J. Brigance Helps Raise Millions For Hopkins ALS Research

Perhaps America’s best known ALS patient lives here in Baltimore.

02/14/2013

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Former Player & Source Of Ravens Inspiration O.J. Brigance Honored

During a congratulatory phone call to coach John Harbaugh, President Obama expressed his admiration for former Ravens linebacker O.J. Brigance.F

02/08/2013

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‘Brigance Brigade’ Works To Raise Money For ALS

He’s the man the Ravens draw their inspiration from, a portrait of courage and determination. OJ Brigance was part of the Ravens’ Super Bowl team in 2001.

01/31/2013

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O.J. Brigance Remains Inspiration To Ravens

O.J. Brigance is going back to the Super Bowl with the Baltimore Ravens, a model of toughness and perseverance.

01/21/2013

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Md. Man With ALS Disease To Hold Fundraiser To Help Other Patients

ALS is an incurable disease that kills most of its victims three to five years after diagnosis. Former Ravens player O.J. Brigance has it and has a foundation to help others.

11/16/2012

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Brigance Inspires Ravens During Duel With ALS

Former Baltimore linebacker O.J. Brigance continues to inspire the Ravens with his toughness and leadership. Only now, he’s doing it while battling Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis.

09/26/2012

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NFL Players At Higher Risk Of Brain Diseases

Former NFL players may have a higher risk of dying from diseases that damage brain cells.

09/10/2012

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O.J. Brigance Shares His Life Lessons With Baltimore City School Kids

Bullying and being called names are often a part of life for middle school children. But Thursday, one man — who’s well-known in Baltimore — shared a tough life lesson.

02/23/2012

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