Porter gives back
Port Allen native, Saints DB helps local families
BY SCOTT HOTARD
November 21, 2011
PORT ALLEN — Grover Harrison III remembers what he told Tracy Porter when the New Orleans Saints cornerback signed his first pro contract three years ago.
“Money is a magnifier,” Harrison said he told Porter. “If you’re a bad person, it gives you an opportunity to do a lot of bad things. If you’re a good person, it gives you the opportunity to do more of the good things.”
Harrison was on hand Sunday at D.C.’s Grill as Porter, back home as the Saints enjoyed a bye week, celebrated an early Thanksgiving with needy families from the Port Allen area.
Porter treated the families to a traditional Thanksgiving dinner, reaching out to the community where he began his road to NFL stardom.
“I know what type of upbringing I had — it was tough,” Porter said. “I’m in a position where I can help others, and that’s something that I’m all about doing.”
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GOOD JOB!! I love to hear these types of things!!
+1 great effing job Porter. Show everyone you're the right kind of man and that you have character. I hope you get 100% healthy and help us two dat!
Great Job!..i know i rag on ya Tracy but i love ya bro and hope as BTW said you stay healthy and help us 2D@!...we need ya man!
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