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Eric LeGrand will speak at Rutgers graduation

LeGrand made the statement on Twitter on Monday.

LeGrand made the statement on Twitter on Monday.

(AP) - Rutgers University says paralyzed former football player Eric LeGrand will speak at the university's commencement after all.

LeGrand had tweeted Monday night that the university offered him the speaking job, but then rescinded it "for political reasons."

Rutgers offered me the commencement speech this weekend and I was going to accept but they decided to go other ways for...

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