Former Dallas Cowboys running back Ron Springs is
hospitalized in a coma.
The news comes more than seven months after he received a kidney
donated by ex-teammate Everson Walls.
Washington Redskins cornerback Shawn Springs has left the team
to be with his father.
It wasn't immediately clear what caused the 50-year-old Ron
Springs, who has diabetes, to lapse into a coma or when he was
Walls donated his kidney to the ailing Springs in February.