NFL HOSTS FIRST PLAY FOOTBALL CELEBRITY FLAG GAME

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NFL HOSTS FIRST PLAY FOOTBALL CELEBRITY FLAG GAME

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NFL HOSTS FIRST PLAY FOOTBALL CELEBRITY FLAG GAME

Entertainment Icon Snoop Dogg and Pro Football Hall of Famer Deion Sanders

Face-Off as Team Captains  

NFL Legends, celebrities, influencers and the youth football community will participate in a friendly, but competitive flag football game during the first annual Play Football Celebrity Flag Game tonight in Orlando, FL.

Pro Football Hall of Famer DEION SANDERS will captain TEAM PRIME and entertainment icon SNOOP DOGG will lead TEAM SNOOP. Both Deion Sanders and Snoop Dogg are committed to growing the game of football – Deion having started TRUTH, a youth academic & sports non-profit organization that helps get kids off the streets by bringing them to sports. Founded in 2005, the Snoop Youth Football League is non-profit organization founded to provide the opportunity for inner-city children to participate in youth football and cheer. 

To assist with growing the game of football, each team will compete for a donation to their foundation connected to youth or high school football.

Free public entry opens at 5:00 PM ET. Seating is limited and early arrival is suggested.

NFL Legend CHAD PENNINGTON will serve as Commissioner. A full list of participants can be found below.

TEAM PRIME

TEAM SNOOP

Jake Choi, Actor

Mark Brunell, NFL Legend

Matt Hasselbeck, NFL Legend

*Snoop Dogg, Entertainment Icon

Terrence J, Actor

DocturDot from Earthgang, Artist

Trevor Jackson, Actor

Taran Killam, Actor

Willie McGinest, NFL Legend

JD McCrary, Actor

Tobe Nwigwe, Artist

Jenna Ortega, Actress

Sophie Pollono, Disney Star

Josh Rush, Disney Star

*Deion Sanders, Pro Football Hall of Famer

Sadie Stanley, Disney Star

Ethan Wacker, Disney Star

Johnny Venus from Earthgang, Artist

FLAG Athletes from Boys & Girls Club of America

DeMarcus Ware, NFL Legend

The Fighting Cancer, AFFL Champions

FLAG Athletes from Boys & Girls Club of America

*Team Captain

The Fighting Cancer, AFFL Champions

 

*Team Captain

 

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Stef Goodsell, Glover Park Group, sgoodsell@gpg.com