Rashad Jennings and AAFA Help Kids Tackle Asthma

How can you exercise or participate in sports when you have asthma? Today on World Asthma Day, the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America and Rashad Jennings of the New York Giants answered that question for the millions of children with asthma in the U.S. by inspiring them to #TackleAsthma! The educational campaign, at www.TackleAsthma.org, features an Asthma Playbook educational resources and …

Giants Rashad Jennings Kicks off The Reading Challenge In The Bronx

November 28, 2016  THE BRONX – New York Giants running back Rashad Jennings visited Hunts Point Elementary School Monday to promote literacy. The Rashad Jennings Reading Challenge is a monthlong program that encourages students to read as many books as possible. “I struggled with reading. I grew up with a reading comprehension deficient,” Jennings says. “What I’m trying to do …

Rashad Jennings Changing Lives One Chapter At A Time

RASHAD JENNINGS CHANGING LIVES ONE CHAPTER AT A TIME BY MATT COHEN At first glance, it looked like any ordinary Tuesday morning at Gregory Elementary School. Kids lined up outside in single file, while teachers kept a watchful eye, doing their best to have each student on his or her best behavior. This wasn’t a fire drill, and it wasn’t an …

Best Of the Bronx: Davey Castillo

Best of the Bronx: Davey Castillo December 4, 2015 9:43 PM New York Giants running back Rashad Jennings has been a client of Davey Castillo for several years. (12/4/15)  THE BRONX – A barber in the Bronx has become the go-to for New York’s professional athletes. New York Giants running back Rashad Jennings has been a client of Davey Castillo …

NFL’s Rashad Jennings Guides Young Athletes to a Successful Path

Big paycheck, big spenders. Nowhere is this more pronounced than in the NFL where 78% of retired players spend too much, don’t save enough and go bankrupt. But one NFL player plans to change that. Dozens of New York Giants players including star running back Rashad Jennings and fans recently gathered in New York City for the GIANT Night of …

Rashad Jennings Hosts Giant Night of Comedy For Charity

Rashad Jennings is on stage at New York’s Gotham Comedy Club. Football fans flood the room, along with athletes and celebrities. TV personality Dr. Oz, pop artist Charles Fazzino and former on-air personality of The Howard Stern Show “Stuttering” John Melendez are in the house. The running back from Forest, Virginia, cannot help but recount his long journey. “The person …

NFL Spin Zone: Rashad Jennings and His Inspiring Soul

The New York Giants are a team unlike any other in the league. Perhaps more so than any other NFL organization, the Giants value a player’s character when selecting their players. And it pays off. It takes a special person to wear the royal blue uniform of the team and succeed in one of the classiest organizations in any sport. Rashad …