Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

OJ Brigance

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.


OJ Brigance

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

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


Bay Coulter

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.


dudley clendinen

Baltimore Writer Living ‘The Good Short Life’ With Lou Gehrig’s Disease

Every other Monday morning you’ll find Dudley Clendinen at WYPR radio. Ever since he was diagnosed with “Lou,” as he calls it, he’s been sharing conversations about living and dying with the disease.


o.j. brigance

Brigance Brigade Selling T-Shirts To Fight ALS

Ravens Executive O.J. Brigance is using Sept. 29– his birthday– to raise money to cure a disease that will kill him.


Support The Brigance Brigade Foundation

Help celebrate O.J. Brigance’s birthday while supporting the journey to find a cure for ALS. Follow the link to donate.