Former Rutgers football player Eric LeGrand will be awarded the third annual Warrior award by the WWE at the 2017 WWE Hall of Fame induction ceremony on March 31 at the Amway Center in Orlando. He will also be recognized at Wrestlemania on April 1st.
LeGrand was left paralyzed while making a tackle in a 2010 matchup against Army, ultimately ending his football career. Since then, he has gone on to be a renowned motivational speaker.
The WWE will also be making a $25,000 dollar donation to Team LeGrand.