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Derrick Brooks picks son Decalon as Hall of Fame presenter

(Tampa 9/24/06)--21) Bucs linebacker Derrick Brooks celebrates a tackle in the second quarter of their game against the Carolina Panthers at Raymond James Stadium on Sunday afternoon. (Times Photo by Carrie Pratt)

(Tampa 9/24/06)--21) Bucs linebacker Derrick Brooks celebrates a tackle in the second quarter of their game against the Carolina Panthers at Raymond James Stadium on Sunday afternoon. (Times Photo by Carrie Pratt)

Former Bucs LB Derrick Brooks chose his son, Decalon Brooks, 15, to be his presenter at the Pro Football Hall of Fame ceremony on Aug. 2 in Canton, Ohio. "I campaigned to get all four of my kids," Brooks said. "But unfortunately I couldn't pull it off. He's my oldest son. He's playing football now (at Gaither), and it's a special time when you think about that relationship with him." Other choices for presenters: former coaching greats John Madden (former Raiders punter Ray Guy) and Marv Levy (former Bills WR Andre Reed), Fox broadcaster Jay Glazer (former Giants DE Michael Strahan, a longtime friend), Walterius Jones (for his father, former Seahawks OT Walter Jones), Cheyenne Humphrey-Robinson (for her father, former Falcons DE Claude Humphrey) and Lawrence Williams (for his son, former Cardinals DB Aeneas Williams).

Derrick Brooks picks son Decalon as Hall of Fame presenter 07/17/14 [Last modified: Friday, July 25, 2014 2:56pm]
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