The Chris Long Foundation raised over $20,000 For 17th Well In Africa
The Chris Long Foundation announced today that its cornerstone initiative, Waterboys, raised over $20,000 in just six days leading up to Super Bowl LI for the construction of the its 17th well in East Africa.
Former Eagle Jason Avant opens trampoline park in Deptford
As an Eagles receiver, Jason Avant was known for his sure hands, not his mad hops. He's about to change that. On Saturday, Avant will officially cut the ribbon on his brand new trampoline park, Launch, in Deptford, New Jersey.
Clinton Portis To Provide A Helping Hand In Haiti
Former Washington Redskins’ running back Clinton Portis is heading out on a four-day mission trip to Haiti as a part of the JBF Worldwide Global Ambassador Tour from April 7-11. This will mark the third consecutive year that Portis has traveled to Haiti with JBF Worldwide to continue its mission to “empower from within.”
NFL Legend Tyrone Smith - Outside the Huddle
Former NFL player of the San Francisco 49ers, His new book, “Outside the Huddle – Steps to Developing a Game Plan for Life,” recalls his journey as an at-risk, inner city youth struggling in school to graduating from Baylor University with a B.A. in Sociology, and ultimately, playing in the NFL. Smith's book was in the news in January when he had done his book signing in Houston.
How This Former NFL Player Became a Pro at Franchising
Post-retirement can be a tough transition for many National Football League players after their playing days are over. However, the NFL has made strides in recent years to set up athletes for success in business once their bodies can no longer sustain hits on the field, with the largest percentage of former players involving themselves in small business/entrepreneurship opportunities.
Dwayne Woodruff for PA Supreme Court
Dwayne D. Woodruff, Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas Judge, is set to announce his candidacy to become a justice on the Pennsylvania Supreme Court in 2017.