On the 28th, there will be a Live Memorabilia Auction hosted by BET comedian Rickey Smilley from 6-9 p.m. in the Silver Star Casino ballroom at the Pearl River Resort. All of the athletes (see list below) will be available for autographs and photos. This event will be open to the general public.
On the 29th, the golf event begins at 7:30 a.m. with a rules meeting followed by an 8:00 a.m. shotgun start 18 hole scramble format. Lunch on the Barbie will be provided by Outback Steakhouse and will be followed by the awards ceremony.
List of participating professional athletes:
Ronde Barber - Tampa Bay Bucs
Josh Booty - Cleveland Browns
Derrick Brooks - Tampa Bay Bucs
Alex Brown - Chicage Bears
Reche Caldwell - San Diego Chargers
Mark Campbell - Cleveland Browns
Cosey Coleman - Tampa Bay Bucs
Johnie Cooks - Colts/Giants
Andra Davis - Cleveland Browns
Dorsett Davis - Denver Broncos
Jabar Gaffney - Houston Texans
Darrell Jackson - Seattle Seahawks
Terry Jackson - San Francisco 49's
Willie Jackson - New Orleans Saints
JJ Johnson - Cleveland Browns
Dexter McCleon - St. Louis Rams
Anthony McFarland - Tampa Bay Bucs
Marquand Manuel - Cincinnati Bengals
Eddie Payton - Jackson State
Litto Sheppard - Philadelphia Eagles
Coach Jackie Sherrill - Mississippi State
Kenny Smith - New Orleans Saints
Fred Smoot - Washington Redskins
Travis Taylor - Baltimore Ravens
Gerard Warren - Cleveland Browns
Sammy Winder - Denver Broncos
Ellis Wyms - Tampa Bay Bucs
For more information contact: Kimberly Sharp at 601-321-5006 or 601-918-5065.
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