“Just because you have money doesn’t mean you’re human”. These are the words once celebrated, first-round NFL draft pick JaMarcus Russell whose personal failures led to his exit from the league after only three seasons.
In a 12 minute video worthy of watching, Russell speaks out about his pain, his passion and his promise to make it back again:
Watching this heart-felt docu-short just about forces you to have compassion for Russell.
Sometimes we have to be brought down before we can rise up to be what we’re meant to be.
I hope this is the case for Russell.
What do you think? Does he deserve a second chance?
Your Jersey Girlfriend,