Casey improves after stroke

first_img Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies Are… “We’re all glad that Bud is improving. He’s strong and he’s determined and that’s helping him get better every day.”Casey, a Dothan native, was an All-American high school football player. He was a member of Alabama coach Paul “Bear” Bryant’s first recruiting class.He was drafted by the Miami Dolphins in 1966.Casey coached at Northeastern State University, the University of Tampa, Georgia Tech, Texas Tech, Texas Christian University and Auburn University.He coached under Pat Dye at Auburn for 13 years. He was the offensive backfield coach and was the position coach for Heisman Trophy winner Bo Jackson. Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Print Article Book Nook to reopen Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthMost 10 Rarest Skins for FortniteTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Email the author By The Penny Hoarder Skip By Jaine Treadwell Published 11:00 pm Thursday, August 9, 2012 Bud Casey, co-host of the popular cable talk show, “Bud and Amos,” continues to make improvements after suffering a stroke on April 4. Casey is rehabilitating at the Arbor Spring Rehabilitation Center in Opelika.“For a while, it looked like Bud might not make it,” said Mike Amos, talk show co-host and longtime friend. “Bud called me that morning about 4 o’clock and said he had an excruciating headache and wouldn’t be in. After he couldn’t be reached by telephone, a neighbor found him. He’d had a massive stroked and the doctors didn’t give his family a lot of hope. But, a surgeon was able to open his skull and the swelling went down. And, we’ve still got Bud.”Amos said he talked with Casey on Wednesday and they had a good conversation. Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Amos said the show’s not the same without Casey.“The ‘Bud and Amos Show’ was his idea,” Amos said. “He came to Troy around 2000 to be a consultant in the athletic department at Troy University. At that time, I had a cable show, ‘Today in LA.’ Bud liked the show and suggested that the two of us have a cable sports talk show so we did. If I remember right, that was in 2003.”Amos said Casey left the “Bud and Amos Show” for a while to take a job as a scout for the Tennessee Titans of the National Football League.“But he came back and it was good to have him back,” Amos said. Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Casey improves after stroke “Just talking to him, I could tell a definite improvement,” Amos said. “From what I understand, his long-term memory is good but he has a little problem with his short-term memory. He can move all of his limbs and he’s walking with a walker. Bud enjoys talking with people. He’s definitely improving.”Amos said he is hopeful that Casey will be able come back to the show.“I know if Bud has his druthers, he would want to be back,” Amos said. “He liked talking sports and he always had something interesting to say.” Sponsored Content You Might Like CHMS flagged as ‘in school improvement’ Even though the system as a whole met AYP, one school in the Troy City School system has been flagged… read more Latest Stories Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Daylast_img read more