Jun 09 2017
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.
Mar 31 2017
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.
Mar 31 2017
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.”
Mar 22 2017
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.
Feb 24 2017
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 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.