The Atlanta Falcons are coming to Hamilton.
Some current and formers players and coaches from the NFL team will be in our city Friday and Saturday to introduce the “PLAY 60” campaign to Canada.
The initiative encourages children to be active for 60 minutes every day.
Dr. Jen Welter, the NFL’s first female coach, will be in attendance from 6 to 9 o’clock Friday night when the Falcons hold a coaching clinic at St. Thomas More Secondary School.
Saturday morning, the Falcons will hold an on-field clinic for 250 Hamilton 5-on-5 Flag Football League players.
The players from the Falcons who have made the trip are safeties Ricardo Allen and Robensen Therezie and defensive back Akeem King.
The Falcons mascot and cheerleaders will also be in attendance.