Local teen finally meets hero, the Broncos' Tim Tebow-1/9
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CSN Washington dot com. This is thirteen year old Joey Lawrence and he's your typical avid sports thing but he's no ordinary boy. I have -- sell it on and I love the union. -- you. Simply sad but until we may be able to run and play football with his Brothers today. It's the fight for his life since he was first diagnosed in August of 2008. So there are different days are big days their bad days. Me and my mom said that you know when we get out of the hospital almost three hours -- -- game day. Cancers like the football game like says you have ups and downs throughout the whole game. Fourth quarter comes along it's Tebow time. On a bad day in October his dad suggested it become Tebow time literally. The Stanley dubbed it tee -- well -- -- They tweet it to the Broncos quarterback how cool is that you know and have. Kids that you know. Just can find a little opening or something positive for -- so that's pretty special from. A re tweaked a physical response Stephen shared the picture of Jolie with his hundreds of thousands of followers that I believe in the. Some teams have -- -- And I know the difference it's made in our fans and how much joy it's cropped up. The front this final game of the regular season in Denver have you been able to kind of grasp at that moment it's going to be life. Not at all I have no idea wand and say tell him I've no idea what I have more asked him. I'm just gonna let it come to me in the heat of the. And -- moment finally arrived. Joey and no problem coming up what Tuesday through this year. Yeah yeah. Here is and then world lived in amount of hospitals it's people like Tebow that allow him to see a life full of possibilities. Where do you see yourself and -- -- what's the future hold for him. -- hero game high store and I wanna make enough football team and baseball team nothing it was a little hard work and determination -- him to do that. Jimmie Joey it's hard to downhill his joy for life is infectious but the reality is he still has a long way to go. He still has -- -- of treatment that he still has to at least two rounds of let's call the Miller being. I would get to watch is primarily an -- our system relatively -- relax again on the opponent transplant which don't mean. Months of isolation. But Joey doesn't see his parents fear. He only sees a bright future. Here big dreamer yeah. Got a Myers yep and they don't aim higher being too. CSN Washington dot com.