RISE AND WALK - Dennis Byrd & Michael D'Orso, FE HCDJGoodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Want to Read saving…. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Other editions. Enlarge cover. Error rating book. Refresh and try again.
ISBN 13: 9780060177836
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View Larger Image. Ask Seller a Question. An account of the New York Jet's struggle to walk again after a spinal back injury describes Byrd's football successes in high school and college, and his heroic battle with painful physical therapy to overcome paralysis. Byrd, a defensive lineman for the New York Jets, was paralyzed from the neck down in a collision during a game in November This book provides a full autobiographical treatment of the year-old Byrd, but its essence is a graphic, arresting description of the physical and emotional devastation he experienced from the moment of impact to the present time.