Bucs Sign Paralyzed Player

Moments like this don't come around too often, so enjoy it while you can. I, Nola Chick, will report news of the day without a hint of snark, sarcasm, or vulgarity. Brace yourselves, people. The Bucs have signed former Rutgers player Eric Legrand as a team sportscaster. You may recall that Legrand was paralyzed from the neck down in October 2010. Read more about this awesome gesture to an amazing player and person... (Eric Legrand Signs with Bucs) … [Read more...]

Bart Scott’s Can’t Wait Grand Prix

I took off my emo, "I can't believe y'all got beaten like that by the Eagles yesterday" pants long enough to go to Bart Scott's Can't Wait Grand Prix Charity fundraiser for Eric Legrand. All funds raised went to the "A Son Never Forgets Foundation" founded in 2006, and dedicated to encouraging people affected by spinal cord injuries by providing resources during rehabilitation. If you don't know who this amazing young man is, he is a former Rutgers football player that suffered a severe spinal injury during a game in October 2010, and was paralyzed from the neck down. Scott and his teammates, along with some very generous donors raced go carts around the Pole Position Raceway in New … [Read more...]