Sidelined By Addiction: A Former Notre Dame Football Player’s Road To Recovery


By Lauren Moss

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Playing for the Fighting Irish, you expect to face tough opponents, but nothing could have prepared Mike Heuerman for the fight of his life.

Mike’s days around Notre Dame’s campus look a lot different than in years past. He’s found a love for reading, his dog and most importantly himself.

“I feel happy, I feel proud,” Mike says. “Truly I don’t think I’ve been this healthy and happy in my life, and I’ve learned so much on the way, mainly the most in these past couple of years.”

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