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J.T. Thomas, Giants LB and Ely alum, to host youth camp

J.T. Thomas, Giants LB and Ely alum, to host youth camp

New York Giants linebacker J.T. Thomas will host a free youth football camp on Saturday at Fort Lauderdale's Carter Park. The inaugural event, sponsored by the J.T. Thomas Foundation and supported by USA Football, focuses on coaching and mentoring 6th- to 8th-graders in football and life skills. The one-day camp will run from 9 a.m.-2 p.m., with check-in starting at 8 a.m. Thomas, a Fort Lauderdale native and Blanche Ely alum, will help coach at the camp along with local schoolboy coaches and several NFL players. Thomas, who was drafted by the Chicago Bears in 2011 and later played for the Jacksonville Jaguars for two seasons, signed a three-year, $12-million deal with New York in...

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