SANDY SPRINGS, Ga. -- This week campers are getting to rub elbows with some of the NFL's best at the 2012 New Era Football Camp. France All Pro Athlete Management annually sponsors the 4 day camp for children ages 8-18.
This year's camp is taking place at Mount Vernon Presbyterian School in Sandy Springs and some 45 NFL players visited the camp during the week to the the delight of those attending. Among them, Former Georgia Tech star Demaryius Thomas of the Denver Broncos, Ray Rice of the Baltimore Ravens, Harry Douglas of the Atlanta Falcons, New Orleans Saints Linebacker Curtis Lofton, and former Alabama All-American Marcell Dareus now with the Buffalo Bills.
The players enjoyed teaching what they have learned to the youngsters, took pictures and gave autographs. Todd France, the founder of France All Pro Athlete Management, holds this camp every summer free of charge. The New Era Football Camp concludes tomorrow.