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.
As much as we rag on the media for their coverage of the New York Jets, when there is an event OTAs, Jets fans want access to every practice. The next best thing was to read the players' tweets.
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