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Wednesday, November 21, 2012

Todd Love goes from Gators to Falcons

And I thought it was cool when Todd Love wrestled gator on "Gator Boys"
Todd Love, Triple-Amputee Marine Veteran, Visits Atlanta Falcons Practice (VIDEO) Posted: 11/20/2012 The word "hero" is thrown around a lot in sports, but this past weekend, the Atlanta Falcons paid tribute to some real heroes when they hosted a pair of injured war veterans.

Army Sgt. First Class Michael Schlitz and Marine Cpl. Todd Love, who were wounded in Iraq and Afghanistan, respectively, joined the Falcons in practice on Friday before being honored during Sunday's Salute to Service game, according to the Falcons blog.

The team has partnered with the Steven Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation and the Gary Sinise Foundation to raise money to build smart homes for the two soldiers as well as other vets across the nation.
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