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The Detroit Rush: Lions aid those who are less fortunate

DETROIT — On the field, the Detroit Lions’ defense ranks ninth in the NFL; off the field, they rank first in helping those in the Detroit community. The Lions have been a centerpiece in helping to put the Detroit community back together during tough economic times. On Sunday, November 20, the 17th Annual Toy Drive … Continue reading

Jaguars & USA Football give back to Florida youth

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Jacksonville Jaguars of the National Football League (NFL) and charitable organization, USA Football, are teaming up this season to give back to the youth and high school programs in Jacksonville, Fla. USA Football and the Jaguars have agreed to give out equipment grants to the aforementioned programs, based on merit and … Continue reading

NFL’er Matt Ware: Interview

Matt Ware was drafted in the 3rd round of the 2004 NFL draft by the Philadelphia Eagles, out of UCLA. After 5 seasons as a pro, with both the Eagles and the Arizona Cardinals, Matt was diagnosed with Type1┬áDiabetes. While that may have deterred many from continuing the pursuit of their dreams, it only motivated … Continue reading