Three days after the Minnesota Vikings stunned the New Orleans Saints in the divisional playoffs, more than 2,400 Vikings fans have donated $100,000 and counting to Saints punter Thomas Morstead's charity, What You Give Will Grow. Morstead announced Tuesday that donations received by the foundation this week from Vikings fans will go to the Children's […]
It’s not quite at the point (yet) that it reached two weeks ago when Bills fans donated in droves to Andy Dalton‘s foundation after the Bengals beat the Ravens to deliver a playoff berth to Buffalo, but Bengals fans are now showing their appreciation to Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles for eliminating Cincinnati’s chief rival from […]
Former Pro Bowl offensive tackle Branden Albert made a $1-million donation to charity after seeing Kim Kardashian do the same on an episode of "Keeping Up with the Kardashians." In the episode, Kim visits Alexandria House, a residence in Los Angeles that provides safe and supportive housing for women and children transitioning from emergency shelters […]
The owner of the Jacksonville Jaguars will donate 1,000 playoff tickets to refugees from around the world and to Puerto Ricans displaced by Hurricane Maria who have settled in the Jacksonville area. The Florida Times-Union reports the team also will provide 1,500 tickets to local military members at a subsidized cost of $20 each for […]
The NFL’s Jacksonville Jaguars are donating 1,000 tickets to their first home playoff game since 1999 to refugees from Hurricane Irma and other dangerous situations, the team said Wednesday. Jaguars owner Shad Khan earmarked 500 tickets to Puerto Ricans and their families who fled Irma’s destructive path through the Caribbean last September. An additional 500 […]
The Jaguars announced owner Shad Khan and the team foundation donated tickets to refugees from around the world who have settled in Northeast Florida and those displaced by Hurricane Maria.
The Jacksonville Jaguars haven’t been to the playoffs in 10 years, but they’re doing it up right. The team will be donating 1,000 tickets to Sunday’s wild-card game against the Buffalo Bills to refugees now living in the Jacksonville area. Per the team’s website, the Jaguars and owner Shad Khan have donated 500 tickets to […]
The NFL has proposed a partnership deal with its players of nearly $100 million to spark a change in social justice. According to Jim Trotter and Jason Reid of ESPN, the league submitted the proposal to players earlier this week in hopes of ending the peaceful movement that has resulted in many athletes opting not […]
Patriots long snapper Joe Cardona is also an officer in the Navy. As ESPN's Mike Reiss pointed out, Cardona and teammate Matthew Slater were behind the plan to provide the tickets. "It's a number that far exceeded expectations," Cardona told Reiss.
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell donated to the scholarship fund for the children of a soldier killed in Niger. (AP) Roger Goodell and his wife Jane Skinner Goodell were among the notable names to give to a scholarship fund set up for the children of an American soldier killed in Niger this month. Army Sgt. La […]
Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Chris Long will be donating his final 10 game checks from the 2017 season to charitable causes. Combined with the six checks he gave to Charlottesville scholarship causes in the wake of white supremacist riots there, Long will play the entire 2017 season without pay. Long announced via Twitter on Wednesday […]