My Way Out

video by Alex Farkas

It’s always been more than just football for this kid from Akron. His dream since he was 8 years old is now a reality: he’s headed to the NFL.

“When i think of football, I think of it as my way out … on to better opportunities and for a better life for my family and myself.” – Parris Campbell


"I feel like Akron is one of the best places on earth. I know I am bias but honestly the people of this city take a lot of pride in everything we do."

"Just keep your feet moving until you hear the whistle blow ..."