Louisville native Jamon Brown, a former UofL football player and current NFL player with the Atlanta Falcons, recently arranged to help pay the funeral expenses for a one month old infant allegedly killed by his father. He is doing so through his foundation, the Jamon Brown Foundation.
— ATL Falcons Jamon Brown Foundation (@JBF6868) May 15, 2019
The one month old, De’Anthony Lee Trice, was allegedly killed by his father in a fit of rage after the father began losing a video game. Once Brown got word of the tragedy, he immediately made the arrangement to help pay for the funeral.
Check out the full ESPN story above for details about how Brown was informed of this tragic story, his thoughts on it, and what the victim’s great grandmother had to say about Brown’s compassionate gesture.