2017-10-06 / Sports

Atlanta Falcons recognize service members at game


WILSON A. RIVERA / FORT GORDON PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICE WILSON A. RIVERA / FORT GORDON PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICE Fort Gordon service members led the Atlanta Falcons team on to the field at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta during the introduction of players during the Oct. 1 NFL game versus the Buffalo Bills. Service members were recognized throughout the game for their service. Each season, players and coaches purchase a block of seats to provide to military service members, which this game participants were invited to be a part of Quinn’s Corps to enjoy the game. Fort Gordon service members presented the nation’s colors for the playing of the National Anthem. Staff Sgt. Brandon Johnson was presented the William McClain Foundation Fallen Hero Tribute and Staff Sgt. Kayanna Johnson was recognized as the Home Depot Hometown Hero and presented a $500 gift card at the game.

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