Dubois: The story that keeps putting a smile on your face

By By Carl Dubois / Special to the American Press

You've probably heard of the 12-year-old Ohio State Buckeyes fan who named his cancer "Michigan" so he could beat it — and did.

The story gets better. Michigan coach Brady Hoke offered the boy's family four tickets to this year's game between the two Big Ten rivals, and the boy's father said the son was thrilled to accept them.

More details here.

Here's hoping the young man will be telling the story to his grandchildren one day while passionately rooting against the Wolverines (but still with a soft spot in his heart for them that won't go away).