Once Homeless, Former Downers North Star Says Football Saved His Life
NFL dreams will come true for hundreds of college football players starting a week from Thursday. Downers Grove native Vontae Diggs has been hard at work to make sure his name is called during the 2018 Draft. CBS 2's Megan Mawicke reports.

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Once Homeless, Former Downers North Star Says Football Saved His LifeNFL dreams will come true for hundreds of college football players starting a week from Thursday. Downers Grove native Vontae Diggs has been hard at work to make sure his name is called during the 2018 Draft. CBS 2's Megan Mawicke reports.
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Extra-Alarm Fire At Mallers Building On Jewelers RowA huge fire lit up the Loop overnight, trapping people inside the historic Mallers Building on Jewelers Row. CBS 2's Lauren Victory reports.
Man With 15 DUI Convictions Charged With Driving On Revoked LicenseA man with 15 previous convictions for drunk driving was back in court on Wednesday, charged with violating the terms of his bond in yet another DUI case. CBS 2's Mike Puccinelli reports.
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Once Homeless, Former Downers North Star Says Football Saved His LifeNFL dreams will come true for hundreds of college football players starting a week from Thursday. Downers Grove native Vontae Diggs has been hard at work to make sure his name is called during the 2018 Draft. CBS 2's Megan Mawicke reports.
Tregg Duerson, Mike Adamle To Testify On Proposed Youth Tackle Football BanThe son of Bears great Dave Duerson was in Springfield on Thursday to urge lawmakers to approve legislation aimed at preventing concussions in young football players. CBS 2's Susanna Song reports.
Lawmaker Wants To Ban Tackling In Youth FootballA state lawmaker is introducing a proposal to ban tackle football for all children under age 12, and if approved the law would be named after former Bears player Dave Duerson, who committed suicide, and later was diagnosed with CTE. CBS 2's Susanna Song reports.

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