GLASSBORO, N.J. (CBS) — Beyond the gridiron, Eagles running back Corey Clement stopped by his South Jersey alma mater Friday.READ MORE: Philadelphia Weather: Chance For Strong To Severe Storms On Tuesday, Damaging Winds
He presented a $5,000 check to the Glassboro High School football team to fund the Super Bowl Honor Roll Grant.
According to the NFL, the program “recognizes the high schools that have contributed to Super Bowl history by providing them with the opportunity to apply for up to $5,000 in grant funding to support their football programs.”READ MORE: EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Large Group Of Noisy Dirt Bikes, ATVs Take Over Radnor Streets
Clement, who is sidelined with an injury, graduated from Glassboro High in 2013.MORE NEWS: Philadelphia School District Superintendent Dr. William Hite Will Not Seek Contract Renewal After School Year
Clement’s Eagles teammates face the top-seeded New Orleans Saints Sunday at 4:40 p.m.