I’m a Foster Kid in the NFL.....
Growing up in the foster system can make you feel like you’re living life at a disadvantage. I know because I’ve done it.
I was in Florida’s foster system twice — for a year starting when I was six, and then for six years starting when I was 12.
My girlfriend asks me all the time how I dealt with spending so much time in foster care. And I always tell her that I just didn’t know there was any other way. To me, all of it — foster care, my parents being in jail, moving from house to house to house to house — was normal.
And you know what? I was lucky. To read more on this story Click Here.