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Hall of Fame Defensive Tackle Steve McMichael Battle ALS as He’s Hospitalized Again

BySamantha Nguyen

Apr 4, 2024
Steve McMichael, former Chicago Bears DT and Hall of Famer, undergoing testing following hospital stay

Steve McMichael, a renowned defensive tackle for the Chicago Bears for 13 seasons, has been hospitalized once again this week. The news was shared by Jarrett Payton, son of McMichael’s former teammate, Walter Payton. According to Payton, McMichael is undergoing tests while in the hospital. This comes after McMichael was previously hospitalized for over a week in February due to multiple health issues.

Despite his health struggles, McMichael received the Hall of Fame nod this year after a long and successful career in the NFL. He was a prominent player for the legendary 1985 Bears defense, considered one of the best in history. Following his tenure with the Bears, McMichael spent his final NFL season with the Green Bay Packers.

At 66 years old, McMichael continues to be a beloved figure in the football community. Fans and former teammates are rallying in support of him during this challenging time as he battles ALS since being diagnosed in 2021.

By Samantha Nguyen

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