The 13th annual golf tournament with 150 participants along with celebrity partners teed off on Friday at Hampton Cove. Tuscaloosa native Stallworth through his charitable foundation has funded merit-based scholarships to nearly 150 students for educational opportunities to colleges and universities in the state including the majority of those to his alma mater, Alabama A&M. The former Pittsburgh Steelers 2002 Pro Football Hall of Fame inductee became a highly successful businessman within the aerospace industry. Currently, he is a partner in Genesis II, an umbrella organization to enhance the philanthropic efforts of the foundation, incubator business interests and investments. Additionally, John Stallworth is a minority owner of the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Antonio London was an outstanding linebacker for the 1992 Alabama National Championship team. The four year letter winner (1989-92) and All-Southeastern Conference performer was a third round draft choice of the Detroit Lions. He played six seasons in the NFL for the Detroit Lions (1993-97) and the Green Bay Packers (1998). London is the founder/owner of Championship Enterprises, Inc., a full service facilities management company begun over a decade ago based in Alabaster.
’BAMA Magazine/BamaMag.com met with London at the Westin Huntsville after his introduction to the crowd of patrons. He had some thoughts and opinions on the state of college football and shared a favorite memory of playing for the Crimson Tide.