Heidi Bomberger Bruschi
Heidi Bomberger Bruschi is the proud wife of former NFL legend, Tedy Bruschi -a three time Super Bowl champion known for his time with the England Patriots.
Heidi’s 46-year-old husband is said to have suffered a stroke on July Fourht, this is not the first time the NFL champ has a stroke. Bruschi, had previously suffered a stroke in February 2005, a few days after playing in the Super Bowl. He was just 31 years old at that time. He went onto author the book “Never Give Up: My Stroke, My Recovery, and My Return to the NFL” -a book about his experience with his stroke and his recovery. He returned to the Patriots and won the ESPY Award for Best Comeback Athlete in 2006.
Born Tedy Lacap Bruschi on June 9, 1973; the San Francisco, CA; native attended Roseville High School where he was on the wrestling, track and football teams. He was an all-conference selection as defensive tackle while at Roseville. After playing college football at the University of Arizona he was drafted by the Patriots in 1996.
Bruschi played for the New England Patriots from 1996-2008, the entirety of his NFL career. He was inducted into the Patriots Hall of Fame. Following his 13-year career in the NFL, he worked for ESPN as an NFL analyst.