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Gold Jackets in the News - June 16, 2015

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06/16/2015

Stay up-to-date on your favorite Hall of Fame players. Check out these stories and see what’s new!

Bettis Delivers Strong Message

Legendary Pittsburgh Steelers running back Jerome Bettis has been busy prepping for enshrinement into the Pro Football Hall of Fame this August. On Thursday, June 11, Bettis took time out of his hectic schedule to return to his home state to speak to students about responsibility at the Sound Mind, Sound Body football camp. Read More About His Message>>>


Catching Up With Coach Ditka

Gold Jacket Mike Ditka led the Chicago Bears to a victory in Super Bowl XX almost 30 years ago. Now “Da Coach” is leading the way to help aid former NFL players who have fallen on hard times. Check Out More About Ditka's Efforts>>>


Irvin Preaches Importance of Excelling in School

Dallas Cowboys great Michael Irvin recently worked with current Minnesota Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway at the Hy-Vee/Sanford Legends Football Clinic. The pair not only taught proper football fundamentals, but also preached the importance of excelling in school. Full Article>>>


Cleveland Respect

Two of the greatest athletes to play in Cleveland shared a special moment last week. Just before the start of Game 3 of the NBA Finals, Cleveland Cavilers forward LeBron James acknowledged Gold Jacket Jim Brown sitting in the stands. More>>>


Brown and Bettis to Compete in Celeb Golf Tournament

A pair of members from the Class of 2015 will hit the links before their enshrinement into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Tim Brown and Jerome Bettis will be participating in the American Century Championship celebrity golf tournament in July. They will join an impressive lineup of celebrities and other pro athletes that include Justin Timberlake, Willie Robertson of Duck Dynasty and Green Bay Packers QB Aaron Rodgers. View Entire Article>>>
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