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Eric Wright Hosts Taste of Champions

Recently-retired 49er Eric Wright returned to Levi Stadium in Santa Clara on Sunday to host his Taste of Champions Event. Benefiting the Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano and Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties, ticketholders were able to mingle with some of America's biggest sports stars, taste the dishes of Levi's Stadium Chef Santana Diaz, and participate in silent and live ...

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Rob Gronkowski wants you to party on his bus with him for charity – CBSSports.com

You're invited to come hang with me on my personal party bus to celebrate the Patriots' Super Bowl Victory! While the Gronk Party Bus had its humble beginnings as a church bus, it's now outfitted with pretty much everything you could want: the best snacks, the best music, and, of course, Patriots throw pillows. Goon, our driver, is the best in the business, and who knows? I might even invite a few members o ...

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Taste of NFL’s Party with a Purpose Tackles Hunger

—Phoenix, Arizona All season 32 NFL teams strive toward one goal: the opportunity to represent their city at the Super Bowl. On the other end of the field, the Taste of NFL also works hard year-round combating hunger in each of those cities through online campaigns and fundraisers. The two events collided on the eve of the big game when former NFL players, such as Criag Terrill (Seahawks) and Tim Tebow (Bro ...

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Anquan Boldin, finalist for the 2015 Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year

View image | gettyimages.com The NFL honored the best the league has to offer tonight in Arizona, and although he didn't win, Anquan Boldin was a finalist for the highest off-field award. The San Francisco 49ers' receiver was one of three finalists for the 2015 Walter Payton Man of the Year Award which was won by Thomas Davis of the Carolina Panthers. The award is given to the athlete who best exemplifies t ...

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Aaron Rodgers, Finalist for 2015 Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year

View image | gettyimages.com Aaron Rodgers was acknowledged this evening as a runner-up to the NFL's 2015 Man of the Year Award at the annual NFL Honors award show. The award, which was presented this year to Thomas Davis of the Carolina Panthers is given to the athlete who not only excels on the gridiron but who has the most profound impact on his community through volunteer service and community outreach. ...

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Thomas Davis is the 2015 Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year

View image | gettyimages.com The NFL's best of the best were honored tonight in Arizona, and Thomas Davis took home the highest off-field award. The Carolina Panthers' linebacker received the 2015 Walter Payton Man of the Year Award, given to the NFL player who has the most profound impact on his community through outreach and service in addition to their excellence on the field. This was the second year in ...

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Torrey Smith Gathers Teammates to Serve Meals and Opportunities

BALTIMORE, MD -- Torrey Smith and the Baltimore Ravens know about working together on the football field. While they're most often scoring points and making tackles to win games, on Monday night they suited up in somewhat unfamiliar waiter's aprons and felt the unmatched pressure of working to serve a restaurant full of hungry patrons. The setting for the evening was Ruth's Chris Steakhouse, and the event w ...

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Tebow Continues to Makes Positive Impact

(October 11, 2014) Tim Tebow may no longer be in the headlines in the same way that he was as the Florida Gators' starting quarterback in 2007, but he continues to maintain his reputation for touching those in need. Using his W15H program, an outreach initiative of the Tim Tebow Foundation, he's making a lasting impact on young people with chronic illnesses. Last weekend, Tebow granted the wish of Nate Maxw ...

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Vick Makes Video Viral, Kayden Keeps Us Inspired

Michael Vick shared this encouraging video, which has gone viral, on his Facebook today of young Kayden Kinckle who was born with a birth defect. His right and left foot were amputated and these are his first steps with prosthetics and a walker. Post by Michael Vick. ...

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Andray Blatche and Other Celebrities Give Back in Jamaica

The 13th annual RuJohn Foundation’s Annual Celebrity Sports Camp, sponsored by Wata, united renowned athletes, actors and celebrities alike with students from local secondary schools in Kingston, Jamaica. Students exercised their basketball skills with the Brooklyn Nets’ Andray Blatche and improvised with Robert Ri'Chard from Coach Carter and Jaleel White, who played the memorable Steve Urkel on Family Matt ...

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