"Brandon Darrell Short" is a former American college and professional American football/football player who was a linebacker in the National Football League (NFL) for seven seasons. He played college football for Pennsylvania State University/Penn State University, and was recognized as an All-American. He played professionally for the New York Giants and Carolina Panthers of the NFL, and was a member the Giants' team that played in Super Bowl XXXV.More Brandon Short on Wikipedia.
What happens on the field is its own world. The stuff those people are dealing with is their lives in the real world. They're separate worlds. We're trying to do everything we can to help those people who have been displaced. Some of them are right here in Charlotte. But when it comes to football, we've got to be ready to play.Brandon Short