Welcome to your Green Bay Packers Online Community!

Since 2006, PackersHome has been providing a unique experience for fans.
Your participation is greatly anticipated!
Login or Register.
Options
View
Go to last post Go to first unread
Offline Nonstopdrivel  
#1 Posted : Tuesday, February 8, 2011 10:18:08 PM(UTC)
Nonstopdrivel

Rank: Hall of Famer

United States
Posts: 11,689
Joined: 9/14/2008(UTC)
Location: Germany

Applause Given: 364
Applause Received: 263

Quote:
[size=18]Falls family celebrates Super Bowl hero
[/size]
Updated: Monday, 07 Feb 2011, 5:29 PM EST
Published : Monday, 07 Feb 2011, 5:29 PM EST

Mark Parrotte
Posted by: Eli George

[img_r]http://media2.wivb.com//photo/2011/01/10/StarksJamesPlayoffs_20110110213627_320_240.JPG[/img_r]NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (WIVB) - A Super Bowl champ is a hometown hero in the 'Cataract City.'

Niagara Falls native and former UB star James Starks rushed for 52 yards against the league's toughest defense Sunday night. We caught up with his family on Monday. Some of them had just got back from the big game.

Starks' brother, Dale Stewart, said, "It was just a nice experience for the whole family to be out there and watch this. It's like a once in a lifetime thing."

Starks' uncle, Wayne Flynn, said, "Oh man, everybody was excited here at the school. And when we came in we saw the smiles on the student's faces and facility knowing that we know James and that he's from Niagara Falls High School and he won."

Niagara Falls Mayor Paul Dyster says he'll be giving Starks the key to the city when he gets back from the Super Bowl celebrations.

Copyright WIVB.com
UserPostedImage
Sponsor
Rss Feed 
Users browsing this topic
Guest
Forum Jump  
You cannot post new topics in this forum.
You cannot reply to topics in this forum.
You cannot delete your posts in this forum.
You cannot edit your posts in this forum.
You cannot create polls in this forum.
You cannot vote in polls in this forum.

Notification

Icon
Error

Recent Topics
7h / Green Bay Packers Talk / DakotaT

8h / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

12h / Green Bay Packers Talk / DarkaneRules

12h / Green Bay Packers Talk / DarkaneRules

15h / Green Bay Packers Talk / DakotaT

18h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Mucky Tundra

18h / Green Bay Packers Talk / nerdmann

21h / Green Bay Packers Talk / DarkaneRules

21h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Tezzy

23h / Green Bay Packers Talk / nerdmann

31-Jul / Green Bay Packers Talk / mi_keys

31-Jul / Fantasy Sports Talk / pitt yinzer

31-Jul / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

30-Jul / Green Bay Packers Talk / nerdmann

30-Jul / Green Bay Packers Talk / sschind


Tweeter

Copyright © 2006-2014 PackersHome.com™. All Rights Reserved.