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Inspired Norwell Begins To Rack Up Offers

Norwell is up to eight scholarship offers.

A few months ago, the Norwell family got news that nobody ever wants to hear.

Chris Norwell, a former defensive tackle and four-year starter at Illinois, was diagnosed with Non-Hodgkins lymphoma cancer. It hit little brother Andrew Norwell as hard as expected. It also inspired his play on the football field. "I work hard for him," Norwell said. "He tells me he lives for me. I was playing for him. He's someone I look up to." This past fall, Norwell, a 6-foot-6, 270-pound... Recommended Stories

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