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Sirr Parker, raised in tough South Central Los Angeles, was abandoned by his junkie mother and raised by his grandmother until Coach Griffin takes him under his wing at Locke High School. ... See full summary »

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Sirr Parker, raised in tough South Central Los Angeles, was abandoned by his junkie mother and raised by his grandmother until Coach Griffin takes him under his wing at Locke High School. Meant to be an inspirational story, the former Texas A&M standout was signed as a 1998 undrafted rookie free agent by the San Diego Chargers and makes the practice squad but was waived and signed by two more teams before he finally switched positions and stuck with the Cincinnati Bengals for the last three games of the 2000 season. He was then released for a very minor violation of team off-season rules regarding place of residence. Written by sandlot3

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This movie was a real feel-good movie!
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I had never seen this and a lady in the Library told me to check it out. I did and I am in my'30's and I was inspired. My kids loved the movie and I did not have to bleep the movie. I was very impressed of how it all worked out but I live i n Cincinnati and I was not familiar with this story and I love Sports! Sirr I pray the best for you and I am glad you were so courageous to have this told! Cincinnati or not, I am rooting for you! Pinky

I had never seen this and a lady in the Library told me to check it out. I did and I am in my'30's and I was inspired. My kids loved the movie and I did not have to bleep the movie. I was very impressed of how it all worked out but I live i n Cincinnati and I was not familiar with this story and I love Sports! Sirr I pray the best for you and I am glad you were so courageous to have this told! Cincinnati or not, I am rooting for you! Pinky


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