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Jackson Goes Back To School

Wide receiver DeSean Jackson joined Jason Begley on Wednesday as he went to school as part of "NFL Take a Player to School" presented by JCPenney Afterschool. Video Player : Play 60: DeSean Jackson

Jackson picked up Begley, a 7th grader from E.T. Richardson School, at his home in a limousine in the morning rode with him to school. While at the school, Jackson visited the Principal's office and spoke with the students about the importance of good health. Jackson also worked with Begley to create an NFL Ultimate P.E. Class as part of the NFL's Play 60 campaign.

The Play 60 campaign encourages children to get at least 60 minutes of exercise each day. In addition to this visit, the NFL and JCPenney donated funds to support E.T. Richardson School.

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