Middle Linebacker Fits Mold as Irish Idol
By TIM ROHAN - Published: October 14, 2012
The sons playing catch in the shadow of the Golden Dome want to hit like Manti Te’o.
The fathers and mothers praying at the Grotto of Our Lady of Lourdes, a replica of the French shrine to the Virgin Mary, teach their children to live like him.
The students, who wore leis to the Michigan game last month after Te’o’s grandmother and girlfriend died within hours of each other, call him their own.