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Former NFL CB Jeremy Lincoln at Friday's game!

Posted Jun 22nd, 2011 by Jason Griffin  Category: Sports

 

Toledo-native and former NFL cornerback Jeremy Lincoln will throw out the ceremonial first pitch and sign autographs at the Friday, June 24 Mud Hens game! Jeremy is hosting a football camp in Toledo on June 24 and 25; and he will be joined at Fifth Third Field by other former collegiate and pro footballers!

Players expected to attend the game and sign autographs (on the main concourse until 7:40 pm):

Jeremy Lincoln

· Played High School football at Central Catholic in Toledo
· Played college football at the University of Tennessee
· Selected in the 3rd round by Chicago Bears in the 1992 NFL draft
· Played 9 seasons in the NFL
· From the Jeremy Lincoln Foundation website: Jeremy Lincoln established the Jeremy Lincoln Foundation in 1998, with the focus of sharing the benefits of his hard work and success with the community in which he was raised. Drafted to the NFL in 1992, Jeremy never lost sight of those who helped him most along the way, his church, his school and his community. The legacy that Jeremy has developed is a program of activities to support the youth and the under-served in the community – providing a helping hand, a ray of hope and a few smiles along the way. This week, Jeremy is hosting the 15th annual Jeremy Lincoln Pro Football Camp, which is FREE for youth athletes in Northwest Ohio ages 7-18.
Chris Napoli
Chris is a former All-American Center at the University of Miami (Fla)

Brandon Fields
A Toledo, OH product, Brandon was a standout at St. John’s Jesuit High School and an All-American Punter at Michigan State University. He is currently the punter for the NFL’s Miami Dolphins.

Dwayne Hendricks
Played Defensive Tackle at the University of Miami (Fla), Dwayne is entering his 1st year in the NFL with the New York Giants.

Clarence Love
A former University of Toledo standout, Clarence played cornerback in the NFL for the Baltimore Ravens and the Oakland Raiders.

John Thierry
Former 1st round draft pick of the Chicago Bears (1994), he played 9 seasons in the NFL for the Chicago Bears, Cleveland Browns, Green Bay Packers, and the Atlanta Falcons.

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