According to published reports, Ron Springs slipped into a coma during a procedure to have a cyst removed from his elbow Saturday and is not doing well at all. Some reports quote anonymous former teammates as saying Springs is on a respirator.
Shawn Springs' dad is in a coma
By Skin Patrol
Cornerback Shawn Springs has been excused from Redskins Park - he wasn't here yesterday- to be with his father, Ron, 50, a former NFL player who is hospitalized in Dallas.Will keep you posted and my thoughts and prayers are with Shawn, Ron, and the Springs family.