Rod Cate is a lawyer in Mobile with quite the story. In high school, he was paralyzed from the neck down while playing football. Thankfully, he regained his strength and was able to walk again. He is now using his inspirational story and the stories of others in his podcast. Rod sits down with folks from the Gulf Coast to talk about their struggles and how they overcame it. His podcast is available on major music/podcast streaming apps.

You can also read Rod’s book “Get Back Up.” It goes into depth about his accident and how it changed his life. You can order “Get Back Up” on Amazon today! 

To listen to the podcast, visit this link!

All content © 2021, WALA; Mobile, AL. (A Meredith Corporation Station). All Rights Reserved.  

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.