Ted and Tanner Morgan: A feature about Tanner Morgan to air on ESPN’s College Game Day.
Tanner Morgan, born April 17, 1999, is an American football quarterback for the Minnesota Golden Gophers.
Tanner’s father, Ted, died from a brain tumor in July 2021.
ESPN will be showing the piece on Tanner and Ted during college game day on Saturday.
“I hope it brings awareness to Glioblastoma and Ted’s strength and faith through his fight. He never gave up. He loved us so much. He never allowed us to give up hope and he never doubted Gods goodness.”
Morgan was born on April 17, 1999. He originally attended Hazard High School in Hazard, Kentucky, before transferring to Ryle High School in Union, Kentucky prior to his junior year. As a senior, he passed 2,747 yards and 27 touchdowns.
He originally committed to Western Michigan University to play college football for head coach P. J. Fleck but recommitted to the University of Minnesota after Fleck joined the school in 2017.