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Kendall Simmons

  1. Why a Steelers 2-time Super Bowl champ was in Oakland fighting diabetes

    Aug 30, 2013, 2:34 PM PDT

    Pittsburgh Steelers offensive guard Kendall Simmons sat on the trainer’s table fighting back tears. The massive 6-foot-3, 315-pound athlete was shaking. He was 23, and had just learned that he had type 1 diabetes — a disease typically diagnosed as a child. Fortunately, he had an important ally. Sitting next to him was Steelers owner…

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