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DJ Reed’s NFL Career Demonstrates Efficacy of We Are G.A.M.E.

eNewsChannels NEWS: -- Allen Thigpen, co-founder of We Are G.A.M.E., grew up in Plainfield, New Jersey rooting for the New York Jets, even back when they were the Titans. After graduating from Pennsylvania Military College (now Widener University), in Chester, Pennsylvania, Thigpen was commissioned as a second Lieutenant in the United States Army and served as an officer during the Vietnam era.

Two We Are G.A.M.E. 2022 Alums Graduate with Notable Degrees and Clear Paths

eNewsChannels NEWS: -- Two more student-athletes who connected with We Are G.A.M.E. (Getting Athletes Mentoring and Education) have put what they learned to work. Now, their G.A.M.E. foundation has propelled them into success as they graduate with not just significant degrees, but also jobs.

We Are G.A.M.E. Alum Haley Jones Graduates from the U.S. Air Force Academy, concluding her storied collegiate basketball career

eNewsChannels NEWS: -- On May 25, 2022, Haley Jones, one of the most distinguished We Are G.A.M.E. (Getting Athletes Mentoring and Education) alumna, graduates from the U.S. Air Force Academy (AFA), concluding her storied collegiate basketball career.

New York Jets Sign Cornerback D.J. Reed, a We Are G.A.M.E. Alumni, with 3-Year, $33M Contract

eNewsChannels NEWS: -- When DJ Reed connected with We Are G.A.M.E. (Getting Athletes Mentoring and Education) during his junior year of high school, he had big plans to play Division I football in college. He needed scholarships to do so, though, and scholarships didn't come. Fast forward nearly a decade, and Reed just inked a three-year, $33 million contract with the New York Jets.

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