He's My Brother

Sarah Gearhart | Posted June 27, 2013 | USA TODAY High School Sports

Devin Butler, ND Football signee

Notre Dame football recruit Devin Butler may be five years younger than his brother, Darius, but he doesn’t act like it.

As a freshman at Howard University in October 2008, Darius was walking in the wrong place at the wrong time. WUSA9 reported that he was shot five times while returning home from a party late at night. He survived the shooting but was left paralyzed after three bullets entered his back.

When Darius returned home following a three-month hospital stay, Devin, who was in middle school at the time, turned into part-time caregiver. Simply put, little brother became big brother.

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 by Daily Domer Staff

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