Super Bowl Champion Butler to present football trophy to BHS

Published 6:16 pm Friday, January 29, 2016

The NFL is celebrating the golden anniversary of its signature event with its Super Bowl Honor Roll campaign.

The initiative recognizes schools that contributed to the Super Bowl’s 50-year history with the presentation of a commemorative golden football.

The golden footballs will be presented to high schools across the country for every player or head coach who graduated from their school and was on an active Super Bowl roster.

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James Butler will be at Bainbridge High School to present the golden football to his Alma Mater on Saturday, Jan. 30.

The presentation will take place during half-time of the boys’ basketball game between the Bearcats and Thomas County Central.

James Butler is a 2001 Honor Graduate of Bainbridge High School, and he earned a Super Bowl ring with the New York Giants in Super Bowl XLII.