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Friday, May 27, 2016

Packers' Cobb makes a play for organ donation

WTMJ RADIO 620 | Doug Russell
Photo: Doug Russell


We’re used to Randall Cobb making big plays on the field, but for several years, the Packers sixth-year receiver is making a play for a passion project of his off the field, organ donation.

“I’ve been working with the organ donors here at Froedtert for a while now,” Cobb said during a recent visit to the hospital where he met with several organ donors. “(I just want) to be of influence and be able to help out where I can. I think it’s very important for everybody to understand how important organ donation is.”

And it doesn’t take much; just a signature on the back of your driver’s license, and a conversation with your family that if anything tragic happens, as many as eight other people could receive the gift of life from you. Continue reading
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