Patriots, Harvard football players conduct clinic for special needs students from Boston and Chelsea
Posted by Justin Rice May 6, 2012 12:17 PM
Photo courtesy of Pam RogersNew England Patriots quarterback Ryan Mallett, defensive end Alex Silvestro, punter Zoltan Mesko and players from Harvard's football team conducted a football skills clinic last week for 125 special needs and at-risk students from Boston and Chelsea public schools.
Conducted at Harvardís Jordan Field on Wednesday, the clinic included passing drills, strength exercises, punting instruction and an obstacle course.
The clinic was organized by AccesSportAmerica, a not for profit organization that inspires higher function and fitness for children and adults living with disabilities through high-challenge sports and training.
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