Pitt recruit Blair overcomes stroke

Updated: September 6, 2013, 12:56 PM ET
By Jared Shanker | ESPN.com

PITTSBURGH -- It is the most nervous Ty Kenney has ever been on a fall Friday night.

"I don't even like to watch what's going on out on the field," Kenney said. "And every time the phone rings at practice, you think something is wrong."

Sixteen months ago, a hospital defibrillator was resuscitating his son, Rori Blair, after a near-fatal stroke.

On Aug. 30, though, Kenney was watching Rori, a three-star, Pitt-bound defensive end for Upper St. Clair (Pa.) High, breathe ...

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