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(VIDEO) Decorated War Hero & Clemson Football Walk-On Scores First Touchdown!

November 26, 2013

Daniel Rodriguez is a decorated war hero who received a Purple Heart and Bronze Star for his service in Afghanistan. He served from 2006-2010 and was recognized for his role in the Battle of Kamdesh where 8 Americans lost their lives.

After battling PTSD, Rodriguez went on to fulfill a promise made to his buddy Pfc. Kevin Thompson who died in the Battle of Kamdesh, to play college football as a walk-on.

Well this Saturday, on Military Appreciation Day, Rodriguez scored his first touchdown!

Watch this AWESOME moment here: