Maybe this is something our players could all agree to do, in light of recent events, to remind them just how good they have it and keep things in perspective. Maybe it will be enough to help the two that obviously need it, and help the rest of the team keep it together.
[Louisiana Tech] wide receiver Quinton Patton and linebacker Adrien Cole both donated their Best Buy gift cards (a $300 value) and Cole gave his Tourneau Poinsettia Bowl watch (a $97 value) during the Poinsettia Bowl's Make-A-Wish Foundation event.
"They're just material things," Cole said. "They need it more than I do."