Super Bowl XLV Champion Greg Jennings to Participate in ESPN The Weekend 2011

Mar 03, 2011, 23:46 ET from Greg Jennings

ORLANDO, Fla., March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Green Bay Packers Wide Receiver #85 Greg Jennings is on a nation-wide tour celebrating the Super Bowl XLV victory. So far, the tour has included an interview with George Lopez on Lopez Tonight, participation in the Cartoon Network's Hall of Game™ Awards, working with the NFL Network, and making his debut on The Mo'Nique Show.  Jennings is now in Orlando, Florida March 4th through the 6th celebrating with his family among legendary athletes and loyal fans at ESPN The Weekend 2011.


Greg Jennings is a wide receiver for the Green Bay Packers and founder of the Greg Jennings Foundation for Underprivileged Children and Families, established in 2008 to provide self help initiatives and programming to help the disadvantaged achieve personal, professional, and financial goals. Jennings was chosen for the NFL All-Rookie Team in 2006, and named a Pro Bowl receiver selection in 2010. He contributed two touchdowns to the Green Bay Packers' Super Bowl XLV win over the Pittsburgh Steelers. Jennings is a graduate of Western Michigan University, where he became just the 11th player in NCAA Division I history to record three career 1,000-yard receiving seasons (2003-05), and enjoyed a record-breaking senior year, leading the nation with an average of 8.91 receptions per game. A native of Kalamazoo, Michigan, Jennings currently resides in his hometown, with his wife Nicole and three daughters.  


Stars from the NFL, MLB and NBA, plus ESPN on-air personalities, will participate in the annual Dick's Sporting Goods presents ESPN The Weekend, March 4-6.  Guests and fans will see some of their favorite stars live from Disney's Hollywood Studios and ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex including Denver Broncos and former Florida Gator quarterback Tim Tebow, ESPN college football analyst Urban Meyer, Cincinnati Bengals receiver Chad Ochocinco, N.Y. Jets running back LaDainian Tomlinson, NBA Hall of Famer Julius "Dr. J" Erving, MLB Hall of Famer Cal Ripken Jr., and many more. Live shows will include Mike and Mike in the Morning, First Take, The Herd, NFL Live, Baseball Tonight and more.

Live chats with athletes attending ESPN The Weekend will be available at and to find the latest updates on Twitter search #ESPNWKND. For a full list of guest athletes, ESPN personalities and programming visit

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