Archive for January 19, 2008
Weaver attributes faith in Christ as the key factor in his development, as a person, a husband and father and as a professional football player.
Former Carson-Newman College tight end Leonard Weaver headed for Green Bay last weekend hoping to help his Seattle Seahawks move one step closer to the NFC Championship game and then on to the Super Bowl.
Though his team lost to Green Bay on Saturday, Weaver had some significant milestones during the past NFL season.
Three seasons after Seattle signed him as an undrafted free agent, the Melbourne, Fla., product accounted for his first regular season touchdown and added to it with a 17-yard scoring dash in the club’s wildcard victory over the Washington Redskins.
Having been converted to a fullback behind Mack Strong, Weaver moved to the first spot in the depth chart when Strong retired following a vertebrae injury earlier this season. (more…)