Invited by ESPN Insider and Kennedy Graduate Adam Schefter, Martin donated $10,000 of his own money to get the fundraising started. New York Jets’ Owner Woody Johnson followed suit by donating $5,000 as well. via Patch
Curtis Martin raised $28,100 last night signing autographs last night for Sandy relief, including 10k from him and 5k from Woody Johnson.
I think Curtis Martin is the man. He’s always been someone I’ve always looked up to and it’s weird to think someone who is almost exactly my age can be a role model for me. He lead by example on the field and he continues to do great work off it. Even though Curtis fell short of his $50,000.00 goal, somehow I get the feeling he’s not throwing in the towel.