It's Good!: These NFL Players Are Superstars at Giving Back

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For a sport that’s all about intense rivalries, tackling and trash-talking, football is actually pretty generous. In recent years the NFL has begun prioritizing social justice issues, promoting healthcare initiatives and bettering communities — but it’s playing catch-up with some superstar players who’ve long been making strides when it comes to giving back. The league is actually full of famous faces who are committed to using their platforms to help others.

Russell Wilson, Travis Kelce, Devin McCourty and others have made it a part of their personal mission to give back to people and communities through fundraisers, charities and hands-on activism that demonstrate a commitment to excellence both on and off the field. Here’s how these players are making touchdowns when it comes to philanthropy.