Former NFL running back and Atlanta native Jamal Lewis dropped by the Sports Kingdom to discuss the 2nd Annual Deion Sanders vs. Jamal Lewis Youth Football Tournament July 15, 16, and 17 @ Westlake High School, Deion’s induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, and life after the NFL.
On Thursday, July 14, 2011 in celebration to education and youths sports, “T.R.U.T.H teams” are hosting the “T.R.U.T.H” Kick-Off Charity Event.
Teams led by former and current NFL players include NFL Hall of Famer Deion Sanders’ TRUTH Teams, Jamal Lewis’ Atlanta TRUTH Teams (Formerly Atlanta Vikings), Dunta Robinson’s Athens Oilers and Keion Carpenter’s TEAM Shutdown. The local teams include the Sandtown Vikings, Tucker Lions, Gwinnett Chargers, New Birth Eagles and the Gresham Park Rattlers.
This Charity Event hope to share the importance of youth sports in our communities. Mayor Kasim Reed stated the day after he hosted the Primetime Tournament with Deion and Jamal at Anderson Park in 2010. He said what was most important was who attended.
Game day Kick-off is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. on Friday, July 15, 2011 at Westlake High School, located at 2400 Union Road SW, Atlanta, GA 30331. Game will resume on Saturday, July 16th at 9 am and grand finale on Sunday, July 17th beginning at 12:30 pm.
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