Washington coach Ron Rivera cheered at hospital as cancer treatments finish

Good News Notes: “One day after beating the Dallas Cowboys, Washington Football Team coach Ron Rivera took another victory lap Monday. But it was to celebrate a different win: the end of his cancer treatments. At a northern Virginia hospital Monday, Rivera received his last round of chemotherapy and proton therapy, marking the end of his seven weeks…

Chiefs, Mahomes charity donating 500 Super Bowl backpacks stuffed with supplies

Good News Notes: “The Kansas City Chiefs and Patrick Mahomes’ charitable foundation, 15 and the Mahomies, are teaming up with something very cool for families in need as school starts again. The 15 and the Mahomies foundation tweeted Monday that in partnership with the Chiefs, it has donated 500 Super Bowl LIV backpacks for deserving children….

Russell Wilson, Ciara welcome baby on eve of Seahawks camp

Good News Notes:  “Number 3 and his wife have their third child. Russell Wilson and Ciara on Friday announced the birth of Win Harrison Wilson. He was born Thursday at eight pounds and one ounce.” “The middle name is the name of Wilson’s late father. Harrison Wilson III died June 9, 2010, at age 55…

Chiefs’ Patrick Mahomes will play in golf tourney amid COVID

Good News Notes: “Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes has proven he can dominate on the football field. Now, the 2018 NFL MVP and reigning Super Bowl MVP will showcase how he fares on a golf course. Mahomes is scheduled to join teammate Travis Kelce as well as a host of former and current superstar athletes and…

Local NFL Stars Donate Medical Supplies To Berkeley Family Practice

Good News Notes: “As the battle against the coronavirus wears on, two local football stars are doing their part to aid in the fight.  Cousins, Andre and Bruce Ellington, donated N95 respiratory masks Friday and provided lunch to the staff of Berkeley Family Practice, LLC.  Andre along with other family members delivered the donations personally while…

Ravens owner donates $1 million to Maryland Food Bank

Good News Notes: “The owner of the Baltimore Ravens is stepping up to help the citizens of the city his team calls home. The Stephen and Renee Bisciotti Foundation donated $1 million to the Maryland Food Bank in an effort to support those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Maryland Food Bank president and CEO Carmen…

High-tech devices help NFL teams keep players safe, in shape

Good News Notes: “Darius Leonard works relentlessly at his rural South Carolina home to prepare for another football season. He’s also wary of pushing too hard, knowing a minor injury could become a major setback given the dearth of medical experts in his area. So when in doubt, the Indianapolis Colts star confers with his coaches,…