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Devon Gales' road to recovery

8 years 3 months 1 week ago Wednesday, March 09 2016 Mar 9, 2016 March 09, 2016 8:13 AM March 09, 2016 in News
Source: WBRZ
By: Joe Hagan

BATON ROUGE - Since suffering a serious spinal injury back in September, Southern University's Devon Gales has inspired people all over the world with his courage and positive attitude.  He arrived back in Baton Rouge last weekend after spending the last six months at a rehab facility in Atlanta.

Gales stopped by 2une In Wednesday morning to talk to JP and Kylie about how his road to recovery and what he has planned for the future.

Gales has progressed immensely since suffering the injury during a football game against the University of Georgia. He says that he's much further along than doctors expected and is positive that he will eventually walk again.

"Anything is possible," said Gales. "As long as you put in work into what you want you'll come out with it."

Click here to read WBRZ's full story of Gales' journey home and watch the videos to see the power of a positive attitude and refusal to give up.

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