The NFL Hall of Fame induction ceremony is generally a chance for the greatest players to ever lace them up to remind you how great they are. For former Frog LaDainian Tomlison Saturday night, it was about so much more than that.
LT’s speech was universally lauded, and if you didn’t get to watch it in full, be sure to catch a replay on NFL.com. But, at the very least, check out the last five minutes or so. Tomlinson told a moving and powerful story about his great-great-great grandfather, in which his ancestor was sold into slavery and given the last name of his owner before making a life for himself.
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Isaiah 1:3 The ox knoweth his owner, and the ass his master’s crib: but Israel doth not know, my people doth not consider.
Deuteronomy 28:68 And the Lord shall bring thee into Egypt again with ships, by the way whereof I spake unto thee, Thou shalt see it no more again: and there ye shall be sold unto your enemies for bondmen and bondwomen, and no man shall buy you.