Oakland Raiders rookie Josh Jacobs stole the show during his NFL debut in front of the whole country on Monday Night Football last night, but the story of how he got there is what should really be celebrated.
The former Alabama running back went from homelessness to being the first running back drafted in the 2019 NFL draft class- after being selected by the Raiders.
And in his first NFL game- on nationally broadcasted MNF- he WENT OFF for over 100 total yds & 2 touchdowns.
Josh & his father told his story of perseverance in the ESPN SC feature:
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