‘I gotta be strong:’ Injury and fatherhood have changed the Panthers’ Elijah Hood
|High School:||Charlotte Catholic|
|Born:||April 22, 1996 (23)|
|Pro Team:||Carolina Panthers (NFL)|
|Notes:||Football, 2014 Parade All-American|
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