View Full Version : A.Green buys #30...Simmons shows class!
05-20-2007, 08:38 AM
the Associated Press reports Houston Texans (http://www.kffl.com/team/18/nfl) RB Ahman Green (http://www.kffl.com/player/767/nfl) bought the No. 30 from FS Jason Simmons (http://www.kffl.com/player/791/nfl). Simmons agreed to give up the number if Green would make a down payment on a home for a single parent. Green said, " He said what he wanted to do and I said: 'Yeah I'm all on board. That's easy.' Tell me where to write the check to. So instead of putting the money into his pocket, he's going to put in into somebody else's home, house and help them get their life started."
You got to respect anyone that is willing to give up something of his own to help out another in need.:bigthumb: :clap:
05-20-2007, 12:05 PM
05-20-2007, 12:44 PM
Well done by both of them ! That's the spirit of the NFL that we all know and love.
05-20-2007, 07:01 PM
Very cool story....
05-20-2007, 07:50 PM
That is an awesome story... :clap: i need some bills paid off ;)
05-20-2007, 08:16 PM
It sure is nice to hear this kind of thing happening rather than more cincinnati bungles going to jail
wow...that's a great story!
05-21-2007, 07:18 PM
Cool by both players.
House of Steel
05-21-2007, 07:20 PM
Very highly respectful gesture by both men. Well done!!!
05-21-2007, 07:34 PM
now that is awesome!!!! what a good story! a big :bigthumb: to both players
05-21-2007, 10:05 PM
Very classy!! :bigthumb:
05-21-2007, 10:10 PM
I'm glad to hear about stuff like this... Seems everybody has been harping on all the bad certain players do...
05-21-2007, 10:18 PM
Great story !! Glad to see the media can pick up on a good story! ! Nice gesture by both players !!:cope:
05-24-2007, 12:17 PM
Was I the only one who didn't know (or perhaps forgot) he played for the Steelers?
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