Originally posted on BlackSportsOnline  |  Last updated 2/22/13
When you think of a 23 year old professional athlete, one thing that becomes a factor into the discussion is their personal life. Often times it’s what the players do off of the field verses on the field that makes headlines, and not in a pleasing way. However 23 year old defensive tackle Ronnie Cameron is doing the polar opposite, highlighting an impressive off the field performance while continuing to strive for the opportunity to make an impact on the field. Cameron spent the last three weeks of the 2012 season on the Eagles practice squad. Now with Chip Kelly being the new man in charge, catching his attention along with the other coaching staff is his next mission. In a recent article featured on PhillyMag, Cameron opens up giving insight into who he is as a young man and his mission in life. A son of two immigrant parents –father from Trinidad and mother from Haiti- Cameron, who spent his younger years in Westbury N.Y, was instilled with the principals to gain an education thr...
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