Eric LeGrand, the Rutgers football player who was paralyzed after a neck injury in the Rutgers- Army football game this past Saturday, has so far received more than 18,000 email "get well" wishes from around the world, according to ESPN New York.
He remains hospitalized at the Hackensack University Medical Center.
Rutgers head Coach Greg Schiano talked about Eric today, though he didn't elaborate on his medical status.
"He goes through different periods," Schiano said. "There are medications that have to be administered. He has been very responsive at times and very aware. He knows. I have tried to keep him informed. It's only been, even though it feels like a number of days, it's only been a few days.
"I have tried to keep him informed what is going on here," he said. "I see him each day and let him know what is happening with the guys. He understands."
To send Eric a "Get Well" message, visit Scarlet Knights.com, or click his picture on top of the left hand margin of this blog.
Read more at ESPN New York.