Kent State Athlete Making a Comeback After Receiving a Blood Transfusion From his Father

Antwan Dixon is overcoming the odds after receiving a life-saving blood transfusion from his father. The 5-foot-8 wide receiver is battling a rare blood disease.

Dixon played his freshman year with Kent State University before taking time off to undergo treatment.

Dixon tells WINK News that he plans to make a full recovery and return to the team.

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POSTED: Friday, June 16, 2017 - 10:38am
UPDATED: Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 2:07pm
WRITTEN BY:
Kristin Anderson