Eric LeGrand is a former Rutgers football player that was paralyzed during a football game. Since then he has been synonymous with the word fight and heart with his foundation, Eric LeGrand Believe Foundation. He has publicly stated, repeatedly, that he will walk again. His return to the Rutgers field where he was paralyzed. His return earned SI’s moment of the year […]
Krisiten Kenny (Malika 4 Life)- founder of Malaika for Life. Kenny sells beautiful bracelets, but the bracelets are SO much more than that. Each bracelet saves a child from malaria. Kenny contracted malaria while in Africa and received the medicine ($10) to save her life. She wanted others to be able to afford the live-saving […]
Christmas Abbott recently inked a deal to be the first woman on a pit crew in NASCAR’s Camping World Truck Series. This is another landmark for women in the racing industry, following up Danica Patrick’s strong finish and pole position in the Daytona 500. Abbott is a CrossFit trainer at 5’3″ and 115 pounds, and […]
Josh Haddock (ProTech Armor)- Josh is a former highly-recruited HS athlete that suffered a concussion and was given less than 5% chance to life. Live he did and now he is on the forefront of creating protective gear to prevent future concussions in the sport of football, etc. http://www.protecharmor.com/media.html
Hello all- Tonight I am marinating on time well spent with wonderful people. From the time I get on the air with my 92.9 The Game family, to recent time spent with family and friends, my cup truly runneth over. All of this love reminds me that we can “Pay it Forward” each and every […]
Shane Hmiel is a former NASCAR driver that was paralyzed from the waist down after a near fatal accident in 2010. Shane has an impressive, and sometimes controversial career in NASCAR. He won the 2001 Rookie of the Year in the Goodys Dash Series and competed in the NASCAR (then) Busch Series. Shane also had […]
Every Friday we Pay It Forward. This week Rachel Baribeau talks to CJ Stewart, representing L.E.A.D. This organization helps inner city kids realize their goals and dreams through sports and mentoring.
10 year-old Lily Anderson received a standing ovation from a packed Turner Field crowd after singing the National Anthem before a Braves home game in 2011. Lily died in early December after a long battle with cancer. GameTime’s Rachel Baribeau had a chance to talk to Lily’s family about her brave fight and offers information […]
Earlier this season, D.J. Hayden, a senior defensive back for the University of Houston Cougars, suffered a life threatening injury during practice. An injury that is commonly related to car accident victims, he tore a large vein that provides blood to his heart. Hayden returned to the team 6 weeks after the accident with a new […]
Each week GameTime co-host Rachel Baribeau presents Pay It Forward Friday. This week she had the opportunity to talk to Mac Powell, the lead singer of Grammy Award winning rock band Third Day. Mac talks about his love of the Braves, Falcons and how you can give someone a special Christmas.