Community Leadership Breakfast 2018
As a co-host for SportsTalk Live, which launched in January 2012, he delivers extensive analysis and opinion covering the top regional and national sports stories nightly. As an NFL analyst, he is featured on the network’s Washington Redskins game-day shows, Redskins Kickoff and Redskins Postgame Live.
As a player, Mitchell spent 14 years in the NFL as a return specialist and running back from 1990 to 2003, including 10 seasons with the Redskins. He also spent three years with the Philadelphia Eagles and one with the New York Giants. In 223 games, he gained more than 23,000 all-purpose yards, which is second on the all-time NFL list. He recorded 13 career special-teams touchdowns, which also ranks second in NFL history.
A Super Bowl Champion with the Redskins in 1992, Mitchell was named an NFL All-Pro three times and was a Pro Bowler in 1995. He was inducted into the Redskins ‘Ring of Fame’ in 2009 and was named to the team’s 70th Anniversary Team. Mitchell played collegiately at the University of Southwestern Louisiana, which is now the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.
Emceeing the event is WVEC-TV 13 Sports Director Scott Cash.
Tidewater Council’s Annual Fundraising Breakfast is designed to honor and support the efforts of thousands of volunteers who provide a quality year-round Scouting program to youth in Hampton Roads, Virginia, and northeastern North Carolina. All proceeds remain local and benefit the Tidewater Council, Boy Scouts of America.
For additional information please contact:
Susan Miley Petrehn, Development Director
Tidewater Council, Boy Scouts of America
1032 Heatherwood Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23455