NFL's Andre Johnson Buys $17K in Toys for Kids
Houston Texan makes it an annual tradition
By Newser Editors and Wire Services
Posted Dec 11, 2013 5:07 PM CST
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(Newser) – A little antidote to the usual headlines that NFL players make off the field: Houston Texan Andre Johnson dropped more than $17,000 at a Toys R Us for a dozen kids and their siblings in child protective services, reports Fox Sports. In fact, it's the seventh straight year he's paid for such a shopping spree. The total was a bit higher last year, notes Samer Kalaf at Deadspin, "but regardless of the total bill, it was still an awesome gesture by Johnson."

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Observer
Dec 12, 2013 11:00 AM CST
Cheers to Andre!
People_Suck
Dec 11, 2013 8:55 PM CST
and people think player from the "U" are thugs. We had the third highest graduation rate in the nation and the lowest crime by students in the entire state. The University of Felon Gaytors were number one on the criminal list.
jms320
Dec 11, 2013 6:54 PM CST
Andre has always been a class act, and a damn good receiver too.