Darrell Gray, an athletic training student at Southern Arkansas University, has spent the summer serving an internship with the NFL’s Detroit Lions.
Gray applied for, and then received notification this past spring that he had been accepted as an intern with the Lions. Over the course of the summer he has gained extensive experience in the life of an athletic trainer at the professional sports level.
A native of Marshall, Texas, Gray is a 21-year old senior majoring in athletic training at SAU under the direction of Head Athletic Trainer Ken Cole. He is a member of the Honors College, and has been named to the President’s List and to the Dean’s List five times during his six semesters at the university.