Many New York Jets players were on hand at Bart Scott’s Charity go-kart event to help benefit his foundation and Eric LeGrand. The Sanchize and many other key players were on hand to support their teammate.
Antonio Cromartie’s wive was on hand, a very active twitter user, and she was posting some great photos.
AP link: #Jets’ Scott has go-kart event to help foundation & LeGrand. http://t.co/IY7TzkW3 12/19/11 10:14 PM
New York Jets linebacker Bart Scott has held a charity go-kart event to help benefit his foundation and Eric LeGrand, the former Rutgers player paralyzed in a game last year.
Scott, along with teammates including Mark Sanchez, Antonio Cromartie and David Harris, drove go-karts with teams of fans at Pole Position Raceway on Monday night and helped raise more than $25,000 for the “A Son Never Forgets Foundation.” LeGrand, injured against Army last season, was the guest of honor. – Read more from AP
Kristian Dyer from Metro caught up with Sanchez to talk about how he is feeling after a brutal game:
Mark Sanchez talks about his pain in the neck, ready to go despite injury
12/19/11 11:04 PM
Speaking at a go-kart racing event at Pole Position to benefit Bart Scott’s Foundation and fund the continued recovery of former Rutgers player Eric LeGrand, Sanchez downplayed the injury and its severity.
“I’m feeling good, feeling good. [Will] practice all week will get treatment as the week goes but feeling good,” Sanchez said.
“I’m ready to go for tomorrow, take all the reps — I’m ready.”