Mixon Hosts Back-to-School Shopping Spree

It was a special morning for a group of teens who were surprised with a back-to-school shopping spree at Liberty Center on Sunday. Joe Mixon hosted the shopping spree, which included new shoes, hats, backpacks and gift cards for the teens. "It's definitely a special experience for them, but also for me," said Mixon. "It makes me happy that I'm able to make other people happy. It means a lot and I'm just excited to do this." The teens are involved with Back2Back Cincinnati, a Christian non-profit organization dedicated to being a voice for vulnerable children, and Villedge, an organization focused on launching teens from hard places beyond the edge of their potential. "It means a great deal t

Bethel High graduate C.J. Anderson gives back to Vallejo with third annual free football camp

C.J. Anderson’s pro football team recently changed. His love for his hometown of Vallejo hasn’t. Although the Bethel High graduate and Pro Bowl running back is now a Carolina Panther instead of a Denver Bronco, Anderson has always remained loyal to Vallejo. On Saturday he once again gave back to the city, hosting his Dreams Never Die Foundation’s 3rd Annual Summer Football Camp. The camp featured kids aged 7 to 17 and was split into two sessions — one for the younger kids and another later in the day for high school players. Different stations were set up all over Corbus Field, many of them focused on passing, receiving or tackling and of course, running the ball. Although the camp featured

Willie Roaf #2 on Saints List of All Time Greats

No. 2: Left tackle Willie Roaf Roaf is one of the most decorated offensive tackles in NFL history. He was the cornerstone of the Saints' offensive line for nearly a decade after the club selected him with the No. 8 overall pick in the 1993 NFL Draft. A rare package of size, strength and agility, Roaf became an instant starter and went on to start 131 games over the next nine seasons. He was named All-Pro in 1994 and 1995 and earned seven Pro-Bowl invitations, second most in club history. "Willie is the best left tackle I've ever seen," former Saints coach Jim Haslett said. Roaf enjoyed the rare distinction of being named to the NFL's All-Decade teams of the 1990s and 2000s and became the sec

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